Redis is an in-memory key-value store used by Peering Manager for caching and queuing.
This section explains the installation and configuration of a local Redis service. If you already have a Redis service in place, you can skip this step.
Redis version 4.0+ is required so you may wish to check that your distribution can provide a compatible version.
# apt install redis-server
# yum install http://rpms.remirepo.net/enterprise/remi-release-7.rpm # yum --enablerepo=remi install redis
# yum install redis
You may wish to modify the Redis configuration at
/etc/redis/redis.conf, however in most cases the default configuration is
Then enable the redis service by running
systemctl enable redis.service --now.
Verify Service Status
redis-cli utility to ensure the Redis service is operational:
$ redis-cli ping PONG