Most of you know Redis as a key-value database, but did you know there is a module that simplifies the use of Redis for time series use cases? In this post I will explain a simple way to store time series data in Redis using Go and visualize it in Grafana. The Go script is designed to be easily adaptable to new use cases, like using a Raspberry Pi to save system metrics (it will reduce the number of write cycles in SD card because the data will be stored in RAM).

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David Melo

engineer and a techie

Telco Engineer