What is Scalr?
Scalr is not an infrastructure provider or reseller. The infrastructure you deploy on is yours: you give us the keys to your infrastructure cloud so we can make the API calls to the provider on your behalf and so we can also rev up or power down servers for you. When traffic piles up, Scalr detects the increased load, commissions new servers for you from the cloud, and then spreads the load. When using Scalr ConfigTemplates, you can easily make configuration changes for services such as MySQL and Apache. Scalr does the heavy work, pushing those changes out to your servers.
Scalr is a tool in the Cloud Management category of a tech stack.
Who uses Scalr?
3 companies reportedly use Scalr in their tech stacks, including www.autotrader.co.uk, Montemedia, and Scalr Inc.
4 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Scalr.
Why developers like Scalr?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Scalr
- MySQL replication
- Scalable app servers
- Scalable database
- Scaling algorithms
- MySQL Engine
- API control
- Configured web stack
- Pre-configured images
- Scripting interface
- DNS management
- Image snapshotting
- Load visualization
- Logical grouping
- Scalr Remote
- SSH and management
- Fault tolerance
- Fault-tolerant database
- Multi-cloud deployment
Scalr Alternatives & Comparisons
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