This Web Performance talk will cover the basics of autoscaling, different types of auto-scaling, and how you can use your metrics to take good auto-scaling decisions.

Targeted to entry level to mid level auto-scaling users.

Covered topics:


  • What is autoscaling
  • Different kinds of traffic peak scenarios
  • Autoscaling reactive vs proactive
  • Autoscaling with external tools - Rightscale, Autoscale API, Heat, Ceilometer
  • Autoscaling with your metrics - Graphite, Provisioning, Configuration Management

There will be some give aways from O’Reilly accompanied by cold Estrella Damm beers, of course!

October 06, 2014

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