In this presentation I will give you an idea of what Redis is, what it does, and why you might want to use it. Redis is an in-memory data structure store, supports strings, hashes, lists, sets, sorted sets. With a small set of API functions, is easy to learn. It can be used for a wide range of problems, not only for caching. Let start exploring a simple real use case: how the Joomla cache take advantages from Redis. Can be done more, some other use cases: sessions and statistics.

In these lines I will try to summarize the activities that took place during the recent "Bug sprint" held in Manchester on 7-8 May 2016

Besides the cold chronicle of the events and the even more cold numbers, good for statistics, I apologize if I am not able to describe in words the friendly and cooperative atmosphere of this two days, lived intensely, in the control room "face to face" with people who have a responsibility to press the button.

My presentation "SQL or NoSQL" seeks to give you enough information about how "Nosql databases" works, to let you answer the question: "Make sense for my next project considering a NoSQL database ?