Jelastic Partners With Softaculous for One-Click Install of 250+ Apps

| July 15, 2014

marketplaceToday we announced Jelastic's Marketplace which provides one-click installation of more than 250 popular applications. This application support is provided via a partnership with Softaculous, a leading Auto Installer for PHP, PERL and JavaScript.
Below is an excerpt from the press release:

New feature provides simple and rapid deployment for enterprise and popular web applications

Jelastic’s Platform-as-Infrastructure provides software that integrates Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service in a single turnkey package that can be deployed in hours. This new application functionality provides one-click installation of content management systems, wikis, forums, image galleries, project management tools, mail applications and more from the Jelastic user interface or website marketplace.
To install an app from the Jelastic website, the customer simply selects the app they wish to have installed and hosted (Jelastic will select a hosting provider in their region based on their IP address), enter their email address and Jelastic will automatically create an environment and install the app in just one-click.
Applications supported include Magento, WordPress, Joomla, Cyclos, Liferay, Magnolia CMS, Alfresco and many other categories including blogs, micro blogs, Portals/CMS, Forums, Image Galleries, Wikis, Social Networking, Ad Management, Mail, Polls and Surveys, Project Management, E-Commerce, ERP, Customer Support, Educational, Music, Video, File Management and more.
"Softaculous has helped millions of users to install apps with just one click and looks after the complete life-cycle of the installation from install to upgrades to backups," said Pulkit Gupta, Softaculous founder and CEO. " We are extremely excited to be able to offer applications to Jelastic customers and the best part is we are still adding more apps which will further empower them to easily deploy and manage these powerful applications."
“Jelastic is committed to delivering on the original promise of the cloud by providing a cloud solution that drives simplicity, efficiency and cost-effectiveness,” said John Derrick, Jelastic CEO. “This new feature set provides our customers with instant deployment of hundreds of popular applications allowing them to forget about complex software installation and configuration and focus on their business.”
The full release can be viewed here.