Blog Posts

Job Scheduling using Quartz

2013-05-02
Quartz is a full-featured, open source job scheduling service that can be integrated with, or used along side virtually any Java application - from the smallest stand-alone application to the largest e-commerce system. Quartz can be used to create simple or complex schedules for executing tens, hundreds, or even tens-of-thousands of jobs; jobs whose tasks are defined as standard Java components that may execute virtually anything you may program them to do.

Do you need help with performance tuning your MySQL database?

2013-04-30
Jet Profiler for MySQL is a real-time query performance and diagnostics tool for the MySQL database server. Jet Profiler focuses on queries, tables and users. This gives you the information you need, in order to quickly fix performance problems in your code, such as most frequent queries, most used tables or busiest users. Data is collected, analyzed and displayed in real-time diagrams, pie charts and tables. You can easily drill down and navigate through the data. Other key features:

Life as a hosting provider: How Elastx checked off all the boxes on their storage wishlist

2013-04-06
I have been working with data center and storage solutions for 18 years and one of the things on the top of my wishlist has been a storage system that could keep up with the rest of the infrastructure. While servers and network increased in capacity and performance, the good old hard drives just increased in capacity and NOT performance. Yes, a lot of alternative solutions have been developed during the years to compensate for the lack of disk performance, but no solution that really solved the core problem. Most solutions use cache to remove hot spots, but you can't cache it all. And then you still could not get predictable performance -- especially not in a multi-tenant environment.

Our cloud platform is built from the ground up with all SSD using Solidfire

2013-03-25
“SolidFire’s ability to deliver predictable application performance is the key technology that enables Elastx to deliver an exceptional customer experience.” - Joakim Öhman, CEO, Elastx

Now in Sweden - True autoscaling and volume discounts

2013-03-18
"With these changes Jelastic gets even further ahead of its competition and becomes extremely cost effective for small and large-scale production deployments alike." - Ruslan Synytsky, COO, Jelastic

Live demo - DevOps Meetup Stockholm

2013-03-14
Elastx was invited by Stockholm DevOps meetup to present their award winning platform. A true scalable platform and really shows how easy it is to go from "DEV-TEST- PRODUCTION"