How to add Redis to your OpenShift app

  1. Add the Redis cartridge to your app

    rhc add-cartridge\?github\=smarterclayton/openshift-redis-cart -a <app_name>
  2. Get Redis env variables

    When you SSH into your gear, you can see Redis env variables such as host, port, username and password that you can use in your applications:

    rhc ssh <app_name>
    env | grep -i redis | sort