5 Feb 2012

Scalr - The Holy Grail of Auto-Scale

Cirronix use Amazon Web Services as core technology for all cloud solutions, for us it's the perfect platform offering robust cost efficiency with ease of administration and development flexibility. That said, it does have it's limits and auto-scaling from live instances is one of them. 
Scalr is an open source or hosted service which addresses this problem directly and delivers a resolution beautifully. Not only does it provide an answer to dynamic auto-scaling but provides a slick interface to an enhanced platform administration toolset, let's take a look at what's on offer.