All posts by David Navarro

Enhanced LDAP capabilities for better user management

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Recapping the first half of the year, we’ve introduced a lot of new product capabilities which include the Live Viewer, Clone Option, and Public Application Boxes to make it easier for DevOps to work together in small teams, and collaborate on large projects across organizations. Read More

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Diagnostics to ease installation and troubleshooting of ElasticKube


We introduced ElasticKube last month to ease the management of containers on Kubernetes, and the feedback from the community has been phenomenal.  ElasticKube Diagnostics adds a simple and intuitive module for troubleshooting deployments. It displays the various components and requirements of your containerized applications and their status, giving you the ability to check the health of the service and easily identify what needs to be fixed. This latest update is automatically available within the admin console and accessed at /diagnostics. Read More

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3 steps to connect service bindings of complex deployments


Bindings make it easy to connect services together. They enable components of large-scale, multi-tier applications to interconnect in a virtual cloud deployment that can span hybrid clouds. Recently, ElasticBox made bindings even more powerful. Now at deploy time, services can automatically detect dependencies — with the help of binding tags. Read More

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Control public and private cloud spend with cost center budgeting


Managing the IT spend for multiple teams across multiple cloud services is a daunting prospect, particularly, when you have to monitor usage for each cloud and team. Cloud environments promise scalable, pay-as-you-use pricing, and easy setup. On the flip side, organizations running workloads on multiple platforms and hybrid clouds lack visibility, which is critical to cost governance and understanding the total cost of ownership (TCO). ElasticBox can help you gain visibility and control over the foggy world of cloud deployments with the help of Cost Centers. Read More

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All the storage you need for large-scale deployments


Large-scale deployments are a pain when you think of the many things that can go wrong. That’s why we’re here to ease the pain with deployment automation. I want to focus this post on block storage specifically for EC2 and on how you can set it up in advance to scale automated deployments. Read More

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Learn how to configure OpenStack block storage the easy way

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Early this week we talked about OpenStack as a popular choice to deploy both to public and private clouds because of its unified platform. We explained that ElasticBox auto provisions your workloads predictably no matter where you deploy. Today, we talk about how to auto configure storage for your OpenStack deployments. Read More

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Rackspace or HP Cloud? Host on your favorite OpenStack flavor


Today, Rackspace and HP Cloud are popular public clouds based on OpenStack. To run your workloads on OpenStack, find out if ElasticBox is the right DevOps platform.  Read More

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