xk6-redis VS Redis

Compare xk6-redis vs Redis and see what are their differences.


A k6 extension to test the performance of a Redis instance. (by grafana)
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xk6-redis Redis
1 26
13 16,849
- 3.4%
6.6 9.6
8 months ago 5 days ago
Go Go
Apache License 2.0 BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of xk6-redis. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-17.
  • Benchmarking Redis with k6
    3 projects | dev.to | 17 Aug 2021
    Fortunately, k6 provides the xk6-redis extension as part of their ecosystem. You can use it directly to build your own custom k6 binaries for testing Redis server.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Redis. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-03-26.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing xk6-redis and Redis you can also consider the following projects:

redigo - Go client for Redis

Hiredis - Minimalistic C client for Redis >= 1.2

Go-NATS-Streaming-gRPC-PostgreSQL - Go Nats Streaming gRPC PostgerSQL emails microservice

mongo-go-driver - The Official Golang driver for MongoDB

mgo - Go Doc Dot Org

aerospike-client-go - Aerospike Client Go

gomemcache - Go Memcached client library #golang

cayley - An open-source graph database

gorethink - Go language driver for RethinkDB

badger - Fast key-value DB in Go.

grpc-go - The Go language implementation of gRPC. HTTP/2 based RPC

go-pilosa - Go client library for Pilosa