cPanel Redis

cPanel Redis

Redis is an open source (BSD licensed), in-memory data structure store, used as a database, cache and message broker. It supports data structures such as strings, hashes, lists, sets, sorted sets with range queries, bitmaps, hyperloglogs and geospatial indexes with radius queries. Redis has built-in replication, Lua scripting, LRU eviction, transactions and different levels of on-disk persistence.

Activate Redis for PHP from PHP Selector

  1. Login into your cPanel account
  2. Go to Select PHP version
  3. Enable redis extension

For more information about PHP Selector, please refer to the following article .

Activate Redis server for your account

  1. Login to cPanel

  2. Click on “Mocha Redis”

  1. Enable Redis for your cPanel account by clicking on “Start” button

  1. Now, your Redis server is up and running, you should use IP address, Port and Password from the cPanel plugin in order to connect your web application witb Redis

  1. You are ready to configure your Applications to use Redis, we have the following list of articles available:

WordPress + Redis configuration

Joomla + Redis configuration

Drupal + Redis configuration

NOTE: You MUST configure your actual applications to use Redis, the applications won't be able to use the Redis caching automatically.