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Add Traffic Distributor to your Jelastic Application

By | Jelastic, Traffic Distributor | No Comments

Installing Traffic Distributor in Jelastic is super easy and it enables Blue-green deployment for zero-downtime updates, A/B testing of new releases, high availability and failover protection. You can redirect a portion or all traffic to a new version of an application, perform ongoing A/B testing by routing part of the traffic to a newer version of an application to compare performance and get advanced failover protection and achieve high availability by sharing the load between two fully functional applications.

Jelastic Traffic Distributor

Installation

To install Traffic Distributor simply navigate to the marketplace (top left of your dashboard).

jelastic marketplace

Go to the Apps tab of Marketplace, Dev & Admin Tools section to locate the Traffic Distributor package (or just use search field at the top) and click the Install button for it.

traffic distributor

Initially, you’ll be shown frame with an overview and the key benefits are highlighted.

traffic distrubutor overview

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Running a Cyclos Cluster on Webhosting.net’s Platform-as-a-Service

By | Cyclos 3 CE, Cyclos 4, Jelastic | No Comments

cyclos clusterPreviously, we shared How to Install Cyclos 4 in One-Click in Less than 10 Minutes. Today, we will show you a more complex setup of a Cyclos cluster with master-slave database replication, scalability and high availability ensuring redundancy.

Using Jelastic you can run Cyclos on Tomcat, Jetty and Glassfish. The database for Cyclos 4 is the open source database PostgreSQL (not less than 9.3). The minimal memory space requirements to run a single Cyclos instance is 500 Mb (so you need to use at least 4 cloudlets).

jelastic cyclos

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New Features and Intelligent Services from Office 365

By | Office 365 | No Comments

Office 365 MiamiIn the last few months, Microsoft launched a variety of improvements to their intelligence services which use machine learning and complex algorithms to save you time while creating new content. So let’s see what’s new with Office 365.

Tap in Word and Outlook

Find and make use of relevant content internally from your business without leaving the document or email you’re editing. Powered by the Microsoft Graph, Tap surfaces documents, presentations and spreadsheets commonly used by you or provided by your coworkers. Simply click to incorporate desired elements from within those files, seamlessly integrating individual components such as slides, images, tables, graphics and charts. Content is pulled in with fidelity intact, so you can change table colors, put in a trend line or legend to a chart, edit text and more.

Availability: Tap is available today in Word and Outlook on Windows desktops, for Office 365 Business Premium, Enterprise E3 and E5 subscribers.

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