To connect to an ElastiCache Redis cluster, you need to do the following steps:
Here's a step-by-step guide with code examples:
Navigate to the ElastiCache section of the AWS Management Console to locate your Redis cluster. Click on the cluster name, and find the "Primary Endpoint" under the details tab.
Ensure you have
redis-cli installed on your local machine or application server. For example, on Ubuntu, you can use the following command to install it:
For Python applications, you will need to install the
Connect to the ElastiCache Redis cluster with the
<REDIS_PORT> with your cluster's endpoint address and port, respectively.
In a Python script, use the
redis library to connect to the ElastiCache Redis cluster:
Now that you've successfully connected to your ElastiCache Redis cluster, you can perform operations like reading and writing data using the Redis commands available in your chosen client.