Can I connect a Memorystore for Redis instance to a resource from a different region?
No. A resource must be in the same region as a Redis instance to connect to it.
How long does a failover take for a Standard Tier Redis instance?
A failover normally takes around 30 seconds to complete.
What is the difference between Basic Tier and Standard Tier for Memorystore for Redis?
A Basic Tier instance is a standalone cache that is used for applications that can withstand an
occasional cold restart/full data flush. A Standard Tier instance provides High Availability (HA)
with a replica. In cases of routine maintenance, scaling, or an instance failure, the primary
cache fails over to the replica, preserving your data. For more information, see
Redis Tier Capabilities.
Is scale out cluster available on Memorystore for Redis?
No. Memorystore for Redis Basic and Standard Tier both use a single primary node to store all
Standard Tier provides a replica node to back up your data for High Availability.