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Your Own Stackato Cluster on Amazon EC2

By Troy Topnik, October 22, 2014
Stackato Cluster on EC2

We've recently made the Stackato VM a publicly shared Community AMI in Amazon EC2. While updating the Stackato documentation for EC2 setup, I noticed that we didn't have a good step-by-step guide to setting up a "micro cluster" on AWS.

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From Micro Cloud to Micro Cluster

By Troy Topnik, August 5, 2014
Stackato Micro Cluster

The most exciting thing for me about the Stackato 3.4 release has nothing to do with new product features. Starting with this release, the Stackato Micro Cloud License has been extended to allow the creation of clusters with up to 20GB of RAM without any license fees.

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libswarm - Docker Orchestration Announced

By Phil Whelan, June 10, 2014

libswarm - Docker Orchestration Announced A year ago, Docker was announced. Thanks to our 3 plus years experience working with Linux containers, ActiveState could clearly see its potential and understand Solomon Hykes' vision for the future of containerization. We wasted no time making Docker part of Stackato.

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Wasted IT Resources

By Phil Whelan, April 28, 2014

Wasted IT Resources David Rubinstein's post "Industry Watch: Be resilient as you PaaS" makes a very good point about underutilized hardware in IT data-centers.

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Doozer: Distributed Configuration Used by Heroku and Stackato

By Troy Topnik, August 15, 2012

DoozerI've blogged before about Heroku Buildpack support in Stackato, but there's another Heroku-backed innovation under the hood in Stackato.

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Stackato: Not Your Ordinary Micro Cloud

By Diane Mueller, August 25, 2011

As many of our beta testers happily discovered, the Stackato Micro Cloud VM, which has been available in Beta for a couple of months, is a great way for developers to easily test and deploy on their desktops before rolling out to a staging or production server.

Stackato Micro Cloud is designed to be cloned and clustered!

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