Recently we migrated an application used by 170 thousand users to Azure PaaS. This application has 3 tier model. The web tier uses HTML5 and ReactJS. The application tier uses Java and for Database we used Azure SQL DB. There was good amount of learning and I thought I should share those for everyone’s benefit….
I was looking for an option of using Azure Redis cache with Java. I found the article: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/cache-java-get-started/. This uses the Java client called Jedis. Unfortunately, till the time of writing this blog post, Jedis doesn’t have SSL option and my customer needs SSL. Hence, I had to find a different client and found Lettuce (http://redis.paluch.biz/download.html)….