Jelastic PaaS Lite Edition is a dedicated Platform-as-a-Service automatically installed on top of Vultr to speed up applications deployment, simplify infrastructure management and make cloud hosting efficient.
The common use case for the lightweight PaaS is creating a dedicated Platform-as-a-Service for small and medium businesses: new entrepreneurships, startups, e-commerce, media and gaming projects, individual developers, etc.
Features Supported by Detailed Documentation
Support of microservices and legacy applications with zero code changes
More than 50 certified containers out-of-the-box for Java, PHP, Node.js, Ruby, Python, Go environments
Superb developer web portal for easy provisioning, scaling and updating environments
Automated clustering and replication for application servers and databases
Comprehensive access control policies and collaboration capabilities
Built-in metering, monitoring and troubleshooting tools
Jelastic PaaS Lite Edition is provided with a single point of management for cluster admins, including possibilities to set up quotas and access rules, adjust templates and add new packages to the marketplace, monitor and extend infrastructure by demand.
The platform helps to eliminate complexity of infrastructure management, accelerate time to market, and ensure cloud cost efficiency.
Jelastic PaaS Instance/VM Size Requirements
The minimum recommended size for Jelastic PaaS LE installation is 100 GB disk space, 8 GB RAM, and 4 CPU cores. However, based on your needs, you can select instance of various capacities:
Jelastic PaaS Lite Edition Licensing
After registration you get a free beta license for running Jelastic PaaS LE on up to 10 nodes (Max 64 GB RAM each) during 3 months. As a result, you are paying only for Vultr instances but not for the Jelastic license. Afterwards, the license will cost 50% from the price for the chosen servers.
Upgrade to Business or Enterprise Jelastic Editions
In order to get an extended list of features and 24/7 support, you can upgrade the platform to Business or Enterprise Editions. Compare the functionality available within each option https://jelastic.com/paas-editions/ and request the upgrade based on your project needs.
Select an Instance that meets Jelastic PaaS Lite Edition hardware requirements and access it via SSH under the root user to complete the installation process following the instructions:
After deployment, please check your email to find admin credentials to the installed platform.
As an admin user, you get access to Jelastic Cluster Admin panel, intended to customize your Lite PaaS (use credentials from email to log in). Here, you can tune your Private Cloud in a desired way. As a basis of exploration, try to:
To get the end-user experience, refer to Jelastic dashboard where all environments and applications are managed. You can log in with the same set of credentials or, if needed, register a new non-admin account. Here, you can give a try to the main Jelastic functionality in confines of hosting and application management:
Further information can be found at: