Development of simple applications:
Applications can be launched to the cloud with just a single click. There are also various advanced options. These advanced options help in providing simple sliders in order to set the size. Many other specifications such as disk space and operating system are also included in the various advanced specifications of them. The exact location of where to run a particular server can also is specified with the use of some simple applications by the client.
Applications which are Ready-to-Run
There are as many as fifty popular open source applications from where the ready to run applications can be chosen. Some of the most popular ones are Joomla, SugarRM, Drupal, Redmine and many more. There are also many other examples of such ready to run applications. Some of the other popular open source applications are JasperServer, Alfresco, WordPress and many others. Applications are also available for unique software like bug tracking software. Content management systems (CMS), customer relationship management (CRM) are some of the other examples of the ready to run applications.
Development of Environments
With the launch of a server without the addition of any applications to that particular server a ready-to-run environment of development can be achieved easily. Some of the popular environments are Django, Perl, Ruby, Git and many more. There are also a large number of other environments of developments. Some of the other environments are Sqlite, Apache, Subversion, MySQL, PHP, Python, Memcached, Java, Nginx, Subversion and Tomcat. A much more detailed and complete list of the presently included component versions can be viewed for detailed information.
Multiple Applications in each Server
Multiple applications can be run on one single server with the use of cloud hosting. This is how quite a lot of money can be saved. This is by the sharing of the resources of a larger machine in between the various applications.
Management of Multi-Account
With the cloud hosting method multiple Amazon Web Services accounts can be managed, and that too from just one single dashboard. One can have separate AWS accounts for various purposes in this way. These purposes are test, development and production. Another purpose is to have a separate account for every single customer. All these purposes can be fulfilled with the use of application hosting.
There is a new feature of cloud hosting. This is to move servers or clone servers across AWS accounts. The availability zones can also be seen with just a single click.
Backed by the Clouds of Amazon
Amazon is the global leader of all types of cloud hosting and cloud computing. The Amazon Cloud runs on a huge number of servers. There are as many as tens of thousands of servers and spans run by Amazon Clouds. Amazon Cloud also handles multiple availability and geographic zones across the globe. Amazon Cloud has also plans for support for other clouds in the future.
Automated Backups of various types
Cloud Hosting can be used to schedule hourly or weekly automatic backups. Daily automatic backups can also be achieved by using the same. Backups are incremental and complete snapshots of the required server. This backup result in saving the storage costs at the time of ensuring that the data and any customizations that have been made to the applications and system are not lost if your server goes down.
There is also a new example. Backup management policies allow a client to delete unused and old backups automatically. This results in saving money.
Restores of One-Click Server
Acomplete, ready-to-run copy of your server, with all of your data and customizations can be restored in one click. The particular server will be back and running in just a few seconds.
Scheduling of servers
Server scheduling enables the client to specify times for the servers to automatically open and close. This is a great option for various applications. These are internal applications like customer relationship or even document management solutions. The development servers that are not used outside of business hours are also another example. Money can be saved by only running your applications when one needs them.
Software such as Tomcat, PostgreSQL, JBoss, Varnish, Redis, OpenOffice, Sorls and more can be added to the server with the click of a button.
Cloud Hosting automatically monitors the servers. Thus provides visibility into the memory, CPU and disk usage. It also allows knowing that the services are running properly. Monitoring data must be used to right size the servers by using the one-click resize feature in Cloud Hosting.
Templates of servers
Then they can be used that to spin up servers for new customers. Thus, the client does not have to make the same changes every time while launching a new server.
Open Source and commercial Applications
Cloud Hosting can be used to deploy and manage both commercial open source applications. The application library is currently offering the Professional and Enterprise versions of SugarCRM. There is also additional application coming soon Own applications can also be uploaded to the servers and Cloud Hosting can be used to manage them.
Estimated costs of Cloud Computing
Cloud computing pricing models are sometimes quite confusing and complex. Cloud Hosting gives the customer an estimated cost of running the server on Amazon Web Services. This is given on per hour and month basis.
No method of Lock-in
Cloud Hosting makes it simple for launching and managing applications on the Amazon account. However, there is another advantage. This is that it never locks the client to use the service. The client has the power to decide whether to cancel the Cloud Hosting account. Even if cancelled, the servers will remain running on the Amazon account. All the backups that have been made will be stored there.