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April 20, 2021

Gitaly at Scalingo: Explaining the complete redesign of how we host your application git repositories

At Scalingo, we recently tackled a complete redesign of how we host your application git repositories. We wanted to share with you the reason behind this redesign (bye bye NFS), the choice we made (good morning Gitaly), and how we implemented it.
April 16, 2021

Data Resiliency at Scalingo

For a couple of weeks now, some of our users and clients have been increasingly curious on the support chat about data resiliency at Scalingo. That's why we decided to sum it all up about your databases and applications hosting in a diagram of data flows.
April 09, 2021

12 reasons why your app won’t scale

Scaling is being able to handle more traffic (more page views, more simultaneous users) without service degradation. It is needed when your service works well and attract new users, your growth is viral, your app appears on a TV show or just after you shoot an email to your 250k prospects. To be able to scale, you and
March 15, 2021

PHP 8 is available on Scalingo!

PHP 8.0 is a major update of the PHP language. We made it available on Scalingo!
February 09, 2021

FinOps : How to optimize the cost of the cloud?

Everything you need to know about FinOps with our guide: the reasons for its existence, optimization solutions and best practices for its implementation.
February 01, 2021

How Studo an austrian company is using Scalingo to do FaaS?

Studo is making the best of a Paas features to do serverless like a FaaS.
January 20, 2021

What is Serveless? A complete guide.

The guide to understand everything about serverless: its advantages and disadvantages, use cases, best practices and the reasons for its growing popularity.
November 27, 2020

MySQL High Availability Is Now Available in Public Beta

We are happy to announce that MySQL clusters are now available in Public Beta on Scalingo.
November 19, 2020

PaaS (Platform as a Service) : Everything you need to know

Would you like to find out what is a PaaS? Then this complete and very detailed article on Platform as a Service is tailor-made for you.
September 24, 2020

Now Available on Scalingo - MySQL 8

We just released the latest major version of the famous database MySQL. As usual, upgrading is an easy one-click process.
September 18, 2020

New on Scalingo: Add Log Drains to Your Applications and Add-Ons

We are happy to announce the general availability of log drains.
July 18, 2020

Incident Report: Mitigating a massive DDoS impacting our infrastructure

Our infrastructure was impacted by what was eventually diagnosed as a DDoS attack.