# Tunneled Redis Connections
Redis is a popular in-memory data structure store. It can be run locally or configured as a single or distributed standalone service.
# Basic Connection
Create a TCP tunnel, using either
pomerium-clior the Pomerium Desktop client:
Initiate your Redis connection, pointing to
redis-cli -h localhost -p 6379
This demonstrates access to a Redis server through Pomerium from the
redis-cli tool. Pomerium Enterprise users can utilize Service Accounts to enable secure machine-to-machine communication of Redis services.