Edit database configuration

You can change the configuration of a Redis Enterprise Software (RS) database, for example the number of shards or eviction policy, at any time.

To edit the configuration of a database:

  1. Go to Database and select the database that you want to edit.

  2. Go to Configuration and click Edit at the bottom of the page. The database settings appear.

  3. Change any of the configurable database settings.

    For Active-Active database instances, most database settings only apply to the instance that you are editing.
  4. Click Update.

Delete database

When you delete a database, the database configuration and data are deleted.

To delete a database in Redis Enterprise Software:

  1. Click the relevant database row in the Databases page. The selected database page appears.
  2. Select the Configuration tab.
  3. Click Delete at the bottom of the page.
  4. Confirm the deletion.