Why Jelastic? Because It’s Easy!
Easy to Deploy
Deploy Java, PHP, Ruby, Node.js, .NET and Python applications with no code changes using Docker, GIT, SVN, archives or integrated plugins like Maven, Ant, Eclipse, NetBeans, IntelliJ IDEA
Easy to Scale
Set up the required triggers and the system will automatically scale your application vertically and horizontally during load spikes. The traffic is evenly distributed with load balancer across multiple instances
Easy to Manage
Developers dashboard provides intuitive application topology wizard, deployment manager, access to log and config files, team collaboration functionality and integration with CI/CD tools
Platform-as-a-Service for Production Environments
Automated Server Installation via Intuitive UI and API
The production and dev environments are created in minutes within user-friendly topology wizard, or via API, SSH, CLI. Run Java, PHP, Python, Node.js, Ruby, .NET, Go, Docker Swarm or Kubernetes based applications using a rich variety of SQL and NoSQL databases, app servers, balancers and storage containers with no manual configurations required for installation.
Zero Code Change Deploy
Deploy and run legacy monolithic applications and cloud-native microservices with no code changes and zero lock-in. The deployment can be easily performed using GIT or SVN with automatic updates, archives (zip, war, jar, ear) right from the dev panel or via integrated plugins like Maven, Eclipse, NetBeans, IntelliJ IDEA.
Cloud-Native and Traditional Applications Support
Application and system containers support, as well as zero code change approach provide the ability to run both cloud-native microservices and legacy monolithic applications. Jelastic team provides assistance while migration of traditional applications to the cloud.
Automatic Vertical and Horizontal Scaling
Elastic automatic scaling enables granular resource allocation based on the load level. This ensures high performance, application availability and uptime, at the same time, cost efficiency by paying only for really consumed resources.
Managed Clustered Solutions within Marketplace
Already prepackaged templates of clustered WordPress, Magento, MySQL, PostgreSQL, NGINX, Tomcat, GlassFish, WildFly, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes and other solutions are available in the Jelastic Marketplace. These highly-available clusters are automatically deployed, scaled and replicated, so require minimum efforts for support and management.
Pay-As-You-Use Pricing Model
There is no need to reserve resources, as the platform allocates them automatically based on the current load and using a small scaling step (128 MiB of RAM and 400 MHz of CPU). As a result, the consumed resources are billed only but not the VM limits. There is also a free trial to get started with the cloud platform.
Multi-Cloud and Multi-Region Distribution
Jelastic PaaS is available across over 70 data centers in 36 countries. The infrastructure and local support are provided by the decentralized network of hosting partners listed in Cloud Union. You can deploy applications within hardware regions of a single cloud provider or across multiple using the same technology, same API and automation scripts.
Auto-Scalable Clustered Solutions in One Click
Automated Server Installation via Intuitive UI and API
Or build your own custom packages
Features of Jelastic Cloud Platform
Full flexibility and freedom of choice with turnkey PaaS for developers
Easy creation of dev, test, production environments
Automatic vertical and horizontal scaling
Support of microservices and legacy applications
Fast setup of clustered and highly available applications
Zero downtime deployment with automated traffic distribution
Out-of-the-box TCP and HTTP(S) load balancing
Free and custom SSL certificates
Ability to hibernate, stop, restart, clone applications
Integrated CI and CD tools for automation
Built-in monitoring of RAM, CPU, network, storage, IO with alert notifications
Log viewer, file and config manager within native dashboard
Sharing environment and account collaboration with different access levels
Application management via UI, SSH, API and CLI
Deployment via GIT, SVN, FTP and SFTP
Ability to use different hardware or clouds within single portal
Integrated IDE Plugins: IntelliJ IDEA, Eclipse, NetBeans
Virtual Private Servers (VPS) powered by CentOS, Ubuntu and others
Marketplace with a rich set of preconfigured applications for one click installation
Wide choice of ready to go certified application container stacks
Docker containers support with integrated public and private hub registry
No vendor lock-in with import/export feature and zero code changes
Hosted in 60+ Data Centres
A wide choice of hosting providers according to performance, location and support level
Local Data Center
Jelastic is offered by more than 60+ hosting service providers in 30 countries
Run the applications in several hardware regions within a single cloud provider
Applications can be hosted on different clouds for extra high availability
Pay-per-Use Pricing Model
Stop overpaying for the resources you don't consume
What is charged and how?
Allocate exactly the needed amount of resources with a help of granular resource units (cloudlet is 128MiB of RAM and 400MHz of CPU), automatic vertical and horizontal scalingWatch how it works
Track and optimize your cloud hosting expenses with built-in billing details. Estimate the price on a monthly, daily or hourly base and easily check the cost details for all account or specific applicationWatch how to track the spends
The integration of our development tools with Jelastic platform gives us a quantum leap in the improvement of safety related processes and software quality.Miguel Hormigo, GMV Secure e-Solutions
I can focus on development and the tasks of the company. Hosting, scaling, and management of the whole application stack are easy with Jelastic and I save a lot of time.Falk Wolsky, Mapegy
The main benefit for us is that the applications are no longer sharing the same resources, one site getting hammered no longer slows down everything else. Also earlier we’d have to pay for a pretty beefy server to be able to handle the big loads, now we just go in, pull a slider to set scaling limits and don’t worry about performance.Fredrik Larsson, Dempsey
Jelastic is a community of partners. Data centers across the globe provide the computing capabilities to run the platform as a service offering. You get a choice of different vendors, in several locations and regulated by different government and laws. But you also have the freedom to take your application back to your premises or even to other vendors that support Java.Bruno Souza, Tools Cloud
Control over our environment, not limited like other PaaS, e.g. Heroku and GAE, plus Jelastic was easy to use and setup/maintain.Kerby Arion Martino, DotWebLabs
Frequently Asked Questions
What programming languages are supported by Jelastic?
The platform provides support of Java, PHP, Ruby, Node.js, Python, Go and .NET.
What application servers and databases are supported?
Jelastic supports a wide range of software stacks, among them there are following:
|WildFly||Microsoft SQL Server|
Does Jelastic support Docker containers and Kubernetes cluster?
Jelastic provides support of Docker containers with integration to Public and Private Hub Registries, as well as offers pre-packaged Kubernetes clusters for automated installation and scaling.
- Simple management via UI & CLI
- Automatic vertical and horizontal scaling
- High Availability on application and hardware levels
- High level of isolation
- Container-native orchestration
- Live migration across clouds
How can the application be deployed?
How applications can be managed (via UI, CLI, SSH, IDE etc)?
Jelastic offer a self-service portal with user-friendly UI. Developers
dashboard includes intuitive application topology wizard, deployment manager, access to
log and config files, marketplace with prepackaged applications and functionality for team
CLI and SSH Gateway are available for access to the containers.
And Jelastic API is open for automation of the processes
What is Cloudlet?
There are two types of cloudlet at Jelastic:
- Reserved Cloudlets are reserved in advance and will be charged irrespective of your actual resource usage. In exchange, you’ll get significant automatic discounts based on their number.
- Dynamic Cloudlets are added & removed automatically according to the amount of resources that is required by your application in a particular moment of time (assigned when load goes up and removed as soon as it drops down). As a result, you pay based on your actual resource usage.
The granularity of the cloudlets makes it possible to allocate a number of resources that precisely fits your current needs and will scale with your project respectively.
How resources are scaled? How to configure automatic vertical and horizontal scaling?
Jelastic provides automatic vertical and horizontal scaling of resources, making hosting of your applications truly flexible.
Automatic vertical scaling ensures adding the required amount of RAM and CPU inside a node (container) when the load grows, and releases resources back if they are not needed anymore.
To set up automatic vertical scaling, you just need to open the environment topology wizard and specify the Scaling Limit of cloudlets (RAM and CPU), maximum amount of resources available for each node. The further provisioning of the needed resources will be automatically performed by the platform based on the application load.
The number of nodes within a single container layer (app servers, databases, load balancers etc.) can be also easily scaled horizontally via environment topology using “-” and “+” buttons.
Automatic horizontal scaling can be configured by means of tunable triggers via Settings > Monitoring > Auto Horizontal Scaling. Add the auto-scaling for the required node and resource, set up the conditions and enable email notifications to be informed about any important changes. The rest will be done by Jelastic PaaS.
What is charged and how much does it cost?
Resources are charged on hourly base:
- RAM and CPU (cloudlet resource unit)
- Disk space
- External traffic
- Public IP
- Jelastic SSL
The price for each resource unit depends on the chosen hosting provider.
Do you have a trial period?
Yes, the trial period depends on the hosting provider you choose.
Usually it is 14 days free trial.
Where are located the data centres?
Currently, the platform is available in more than 70 data centres in 36 countries.
Jelastic partners with hosting providers around the world without selling its own hardware.
Every hoster offers own technical support, additional services and pricing plan.
Also, Jelastic PaaS can be installed as a private cloud using datacenter of the client or preferred IaaS solution. Learn more >>
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