Can I use Redis as a Message Queue?

Ismat Babirli
4 min readJan 4, 2024

Redis is an in-memory data structure store that can be used as a database, cache, and message broker. One of Redis’ most common applications is a message queue. In this post, we will explore what a message queue is and how Redis can be used as a message queue.

A message queue is a communication system used in distributed systems to transfer data between different components or microservices. It allows…

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