Last week, the Claranet team joined the 2015 edition of OMExpo & eCOMExpo that took place Madrid, one of the biggest annual meeting points for marketing and e-commerce professionals in Spain. ¿Our mission there? To present the benefits of Amazon Web Services’ cloud.
Last 27th and 28th May, Claranet participated in OMExpo & eCOMExpo –a double event dedicated to the marketing and e-commerce industry– promoting Amazon Web Services’ adoption. During those two days of intense work, more than 300 visitors passed by our stand, and around 50 people attended the conference about Amazon Web Services for online shops by Guillem Veiga, Country Manager Iberia of Amazon Web Services.
We are just some days away from registering to 2015 AWS Re:Invent, so it is the perfect timing to rescue one of the most commented concepts of the past edition, which is just really the trend right now (and we are sure it is going to define the forthcoming years paradigm): microservices as a deployment method for distributed apps in the cloud.
When we talk about microservices we mean splitting the application components so the service we provide is a result of the cooperation between smaller applications with a clear defined purpose.
Since the EC2 Container Service was introduced at AWS Re:invent 2014, both the service itself, and container technology in general, have been causing a bit of a stir. Docker is the word on everyone’s lips (even Microsoft’s) and the overall consensus for 2015 seems to be that containers have arrived and they’re here to stay.
Container virtualization technology, also known as operating-system-level virtualization, is nothing new. Support for this technology has been available for years, practically since its beginnings in the form of chroot or jails in FreeBSD.
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For the recent launch of the Golden Manager app on the App Store, Celingest went behind the scenes with the team at Kerad Games to conduct a full migration to the AWS cloud and implement a fully orchestrated system to ensure game continuity during peak concurrence.
The Celingest team- the latest addition to the Claranet Group and recently welcomed on board at our Barcelona offices- has been working closely with Kerad Games since early 2014 to help them overcome the technological challenges of their fast-growing online football game Golden Manager, brain-child of FC Barcelona player Gerard Piqué.
Celingest with the team at Kerad Games
Scalability, availability and high-performance data processing have always been at the core of the work carried out for Kerad Games, but the true capability of these solutions was put to the test last Thursday with the global launch of the Golden Manager app on the App Store.