ARMv8: Scaleway New High Core Variants

We're glad to announce bigger, more powerful, variants of our ARM64 lineup. For the last couple of years we positioned ourselves as the pioneer of ARM hosting. We continue today to provide an alternative solution to classic X86 instances with the introduction of bigger ARM servers in the cloud. With our new variants, we're now…

Introducing Two-Factor Authentication on Scaleway

We are pleased to announce the availability of two-factor authentication on Scaleway! Two-factor authentication is a simple way to improve the security of your account: once enabled, you will have to supply a one-time code along with your email and password to log in on the Scaleway console. The goal is to prevent an attacker…

Scaleway Disruptive ARMv8 Cloud Servers

In April 2015, we announced Scaleway, the first IaaS provider worldwide to offer a BareMetal ARM based cloud. For our 2nd anniversary, we’re excited to disrupt once again the hosting industry with the first ARMv8 SSD Cloud Servers for developers. We're introducing 3 Starter ARMv8 servers, starting at €2.99 per month or €0.…

Scaleway Workload Intensive Servers available in Amsterdam

We are thrilled to announce that the Workload Intensive Cloud Servers are now available in Amsterdam. We're also officially ending the preview phase and entering General Availability on this server range. With up to 120GB of RAM and 12 Xeon cores, you can now run all your memory and compute intensive workloads directly on Scaleway.…

Workload Intensive Cloud Servers: New Variants

Two weeks ago we announced our new generation of cloud servers for intensive workloads. Today, we're introducing two new types of Workload Intensive Cloud Servers completing our cloud server lineup: 6 Xeon Cores with 15GB of RAM and 200GB of SSD for €24.99 per month 8 Xeon Cores with 30GB of RAM and 400GB…

Scaleway New Cloud Servers for Intensive Workloads

Cloud Riders, the last months at Scaleway were really busy. In less than a year, we multiplied by four the number of servers on the platform. We dealt with some massive deployments of the C2 to sustain our growth. But that's not the only thing, we also prepared some exciting new servers. Today, we're glad…

What the hell is going on with the DRAM & NAND market!?!

At Online, we are deploying thousands of servers per month. To optimize cost and improve our time to market, we use a lean manufacturing strategy. This strategy allows us to move fast and upgrade our Dedibox servers on average every 18 months. Manufacturing our own servers requires to be in contact with our suppliers daily…

Scaleway Global Expansion Starts in Amsterdam

Today, we're happy to announce the opening of our second region! All our users can now launch BareMetal and Starter cloud servers in both Paris and Amsterdam! Since the initial launch of Scaleway, we received a lot of requests for new locations. Amsterdam is our first answer and is the beginning of our global expansion.…

Build your infrastructure with Terraform, Nomad and Consul on Scaleway

Terraform is a cloud agnostic automation tool to safely and efficiently manage your infrastructure as the configuration evolves. Terraform comes with Scaleway support since >= v0.7.0 which makes it a great tool to version and continuously develop your Scaleway infrastructure with ease. In this blog post I show Terraform new capabilities by setting up…

Docker Swarm - An Analysis Of A Very-Large-Scale Container System

Since the announcement of Docker 1.12 Swarm mode at DockerCon 16, many people including me got the same questions: How large does the Swarm mode scale? Where is the Swarm limitation? To answer these questions, I wanted to form the largest possible Swarm cluster. I heard from many sources that Swarm could support as…