How to Create Azure Cache for Redis in Microsoft Azure

The Azure Redis Cache is a high-performance caching service that provides in-memory data store for faster retrieval of data. It is based on the open-source implementation Redis cache. This ensures low latency and high throughput by reducing the need to perform slow I/O operations. It also provides high availability, scalability, and security.


  • Login to azure portal.
  • Click on All Services.
  • Select Azure Cache for Redis.


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  • Click on Create option.


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  • On Basics tab provide the following values:-


  • Subscription: An Azure subscription grants you access to Azure services.
  • Resource group name: A resource group is a collection of resources.
  • Provide the DNS name.
  • Select Location & Cache type.
  • Click on Next Networking.


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  • At Networking, Select the Connectivity method either public or private endpoint.
  • Click on Next Advanced.


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  • At Advanced, Select the Redis version.
  • Click on Tags.


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  • On Tags Tab provide the tag name and value for Azure Cache for Redis.
  • Click Next on Review + Create.


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  • If you get a message “Validation passed”.
  • Then click on Create.


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  • After some time, you will see a message as “Your deployment is ready”.
  • Click on “Go to resources” & You can see that the Azure Cache for Redis is there with the name we provide.


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