Redis session backend

Apache::Session::Browseable::Redis is the faster shareable session backend

Setup

Install and launch a Redis server. Install Apache::Session::Browseable::Redis Perl module.

In the manager: set Apache::Session::Browseable::Redis in General parameters » Sessions » Session storage » Apache::Session module and add the following parameters (case sensitive):

Parameters:

Name Comment Example
server Redis server 127.0.0.1:6379
sentinels Redis sentinels list 127.0.0.1:26379,127.0.0.2:26379,127.0.0.3:26379

You can specify either a single Redis server or a list of Sentinel hosts using the *sentinels* module parameter

You can find the complete list of supported options on the Redis perl module documentation.

Security

Restrict network access to the redis server. For remote servers, you can use SOAP session backend in cunjunction to increase security for remote server that access through an unsecure network