Extending Redis API with a Native Time Series Data Type
Defining time series data
We have spoken to several developers that have a need to model time series like data in Redis. A few examples of such applications are:
- Stock quote feed.
- Order history for a user in an online retailer.
- User activity in any application.
- Data gathered from IoT sensor devices.
In general time series data has the following characteristics:
- Each data point in a time series (e.g.