Behind the magic of PaaS

News, tutorials and customer success related to 'scaling'

August 17, 2016

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
April 15, 2015

Introducing vertical scalability

The principal thing you can do on a platform like Scalingo beyond hosting your web application, is to scale this application. Scaling is a tough problem, very dependent of your application, its infrastructure, how it has been built, how optimized it is. That’s why different models of scalability are co-existing. Horizo