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Changelog 21 May 15

Have a quick look at the latest changes at Cloud 66, that went out this week. Stack environment variable changes are now recorded This update would allow you to view the history of changes made to stack environment variables. You can access this information through the API or the toolbelt…

New Leaders - modern business automation on Cloud 66.

As a team of developers, we always want to find out more about the ways our customers use Cloud 66 services. We always listen to new suggestions and try our best to reach out to our customers directly to see how we can make their life easier. We have spoken…

Achieving zero-downtime deployments with Docker

We all aim to achieve zero-downtime deployments, and as with typical web servers, doing so with Docker requires some orchestration to ensure a smooth transition between code versions. At Cloud 66, we provide health checks to achieve that result. This allows you to determine whether your new containers are healthy…

Changelog 14 May 15

Take a few minutes and have a look at Cloud 66 awesome new features (and updates) that went out this week! Container failure alerts You now have the option of receiving a container failure notification. If your service containers don't remain running after we start them, then we will try…

Changelog 7 May 2015

Take a few minutes and have a look at the Cloud 66 updates that went out last week. Check out awesome new features. Docker container metrics collection for new stacks Docker container metrics is now collecting the CPU disk, memory and network information from the containers. This is available on…

Announcing the Cloud 66 App Store

We're launching our new Cloud 66 App Store, a new open source application platform where you can deploy applications like Wordpress and Gitlab on your own servers with ease. Being open source, you can also add your own applications and gain exposure through Cloud 66. What is the Cloud 66…

Changelog 30 April 15

In the past week, Cloud 66 has worked on awesome new features and updates to make your life easier. Check out what has changed. Introducing Cloud 66 App Store Recently we have launched a Cloud 66 App Store. A new way to deploy applications like Wordpress or Gitlab with ease…

Changelog 23 April 15

We've been hard at work here at Cloud 66 and these are the awesome new features (and updates) that went out this week! Service environment variables Controlling stack-level environment variables has always been easy on Cloud 66 stacks. Stack environment variables are distributed to all servers of a stack. We've…

Giant mlocate.db file (with OverlayFS)

Recently we converted our docker BuildGrid servers to run the storage backend OverlayFS (in docker the key config name is overlay). This provided us with great benefits - primarily around speed and reliability (barring this nasty bug that is!) However we soon had an alert from our server monitoring framework…

Using Varnish with Rails

Varnish is an open source cache (more accurately a reverse HTTP proxy or web accelerator) that can be used to speed up HTTP delivery to clients. It has many great features built specifically for HTTP caching and is very stable. You can use Varnish with Rails to speed up your…