Warning: The Google Redis service offering is currently in beta and is intended for evaluation and test purposes only. Do not use this product in a production environment.

This topic provides reference information about the Google Redis service (csb-google-redis). It details the plans, configuration parameters, and binding credentials.


The table below lists the plans for Google Redis:

Plan Description
basic A basic plan with no failover. Data will be lost on maintenance or cluster changes.
ha A highly available plan with automatic failover.

Plan Configuration Parameters

When configuring Cloud Service Broker for GCP you can add additional plans. For how to configure plans, see Configure Services with Cloud Service Broker for GCP.

The following table lists parameters which can only be configured for additional plans:

Parameter Name Values Default
name* The plan name n/a
id* A unique GUID n/a
description* Description of the new plan n/a
service_tier* The service tier of the instance - BASIC or STANDARD_HA n/a
display_name Name to use when displaying plan in marketplace n/a
free When false, Service Instances of this Service Plan have a cost true
bindable Specifies whether Service Instances of the Service Plan can bind to applications true
plan_updateable Whether the Plan supports upgrade/downgrade/sidegrade to another version true

* Required

You can also add any of the configuration parameters listed in the parameters section to your plan.

Note: If you set a parameter at plan level, developers cannot change the value when creating or updating service instances.

Configuration Parameters

You can provision a service by running:

cf create-service csb-google-redis PLAN-NAME SERVICE-INSTANCE-NAME -c '{"PARAMETER-NAME": "PARAMETER-VALUE"}'

You can update the configuration parameters for a service instance by running:


The table below lists the parameters that you can configure, using the -c flag, when provisioning a csb-google-redis service:

Parameter Name Type Description Default Operation
display_name string The display name of the Redis instance. INSTANCE-ID provision and update
memory_size_gb number The size of the instance in gigabytes, 1–300. 4 provision and update
instance_id string Permanent identifier for your instance. pcf-sb-INSTANCE_COUNT-TIMESTAMP provision and update
region string The region of the Redis instance. us-central1 provision and update
authorized_network string The name of the Google Compute Engine network to which the instance is connected. default provision
authorized_network_id string The ID of the Google Compute Engine network to which the instance is connected. "" provision
reserved_ip_range string The range of IP addresses reserved for this instance. n/a provision
credentials string The GCP credentials. The value the operator entered for Credentials in Ops Manager. provision and update
project string The GCP project to use. The value the operator entered for Project in Ops Manager. provision and update

Binding Credentials

You can bind a service by running:

cf bind-service APP-NAME SERVICE-INSTANCE --binding-name BINDING-NAME

The format for binding credentials for Google Redis is as follows:

    "host" : "INSTANCE-HOST",
    "port" : "INSTANCE-PORT",
    "memory_size_gb" : "INSTANCE-SIZE-GB",
    "service_tier" : "SERVICE-TIER",
    "redis_version" : "REDIS-VERSION"
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