When EPiServer runs in a load-balanced environment, the servers rely on exchanging messages about system events with each other. At the moment, EPiServer supplies four event providers. This post is about implementing a new event provider, using Redis as a broker for these event messages.
In all the projects I have worked on for various clients, we had to load, cache and make use of a user's profile data in the application. How to do that in a very efficient and scalable way, is something I care for a lot. Here are my thoughts and ideas about that topic.