Behind the magic of PaaS

News, tutorials and customer success related to 'addon'

March 01, 2019

SQL mode and logical databases for Scalingo MySQL

You customize some part of your MySQL database to best suit your requirements.
December 06, 2017

One-click upgrade your PostgreSQL to version 10.1 now available!

PostgreSQL 10.1 is now available on Scalingo. Learn how to use it and its new features.
November 30, 2017

Announcing Scalingo OpenVPN Addon: An Easy Way To Connect Your Private Infrastructure

We are glad to announce the release of a new addon on the platform: Scalingo OpenVPN.
February 07, 2017

Introducing Scalingo InfluxDB addon

Our mission here at Scalingo is to help developers not to worry about anything infrastructure-related. That includes developers working with time series databases (TSDB). That’s why we’re introducing today the new Scalingo InfluxDB addon offering you an InfluxDB as a Service integrated into Scalingo!
December 05, 2016

One-click upgrade your PostgreSQL to version 9.5 and 9.6 now available!

Scalingo provides up-to-date database addons with straightforward upgrade. We just turned on the ability to upgrade your PostgreSQL databases to versions 9.5 and 9.6. In the process, we also updated the “Advanced” tab of the Dashboard with the ability to administrate PostgreSQL extensions. Let’s go for a tour on the wo
October 24, 2016

Introducing Elasticsearch Plugins and Kibana One-click Install

Among many great things our customers like when using Scalingo is the ability to easily deploy many different types of database: MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB, InfluxDB (haven’t you heard about it? Well, nobody did… it will soon be publicly announced) and Elasticsearch. On our way to keep helping you building great
June 21, 2016

One more step in the Docker Ecosystem with our new Docker addon

It is not a secret that since day one, Docker has been an important piece of our infrastructure. Our ambition is to go towards more integration in the Docker ecosystem. As a first step in that direction, today we are releasing a new add-on: the Docker image add-on. You will now be able to download the Docker images Sca
March 03, 2016

VPN IPsec addon: connect your Scalingo apps to your protected infrastructure

Sometimes, your application may need to reach an infrastructure which is not opened to the Internet and the only way to access the services or databases in this infrastructure is to create a VPN connection and join the private network of this infrastructure. This addon provides a way to create VPN connections from your
January 13, 2016

New Database Dashboard With Insight Into Statistics

Every feature you were using on the database dashboard is available with a better interface.
October 17, 2015

PostgreSQL 9.4 is now available and our Future Plan for database versioning

Since the begining of Scalingo, we’ve developped 5 data store addons “in house” for MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis and Elasticsearch. Since the beginning our PG addon was based on version 9.3. And since the beginning we have a great plan to handle database versioning correctly. Initially we wanted to have versioning
March 02, 2015

Announcing Scalingo Addon Provider API: Integrate your product in our platform

As stated in the previous blog post about the public API release, Scalingo has been thought as a platform. Our role is to simplify developers everyday life. To do so, they must access their favorite tools in an instant.