How to install redis on AWS unix ec2 instance ?

 $ vi /etc/yum.repos.d/epel.repo

 [epel]
 name=Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux 6 - $basearch
 baseurl=http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/$basearch
 mirrorlist=https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/metalink?repo=epel-6&arch=$basearch
 failovermethod=priority
 enabled=1
 gpgcheck=0
 gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-EPEL-6

Step 2: Clean all yum repo and update repolist:

$ yum clean all
$ yum repolist

Step 3: Install Redis on the server by running command

$ yum install redis 

Step 4: Check redis status

service redis status

service redis start
service redis stop
service redis restart

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