As you probably know, anynines is build on top of Cloud Foundry which lets you easily deploy and scale applications in a just few minutes. There is a restriction, though: to profit from Cloud Foundry functionality, your application should be build on a shared nothing architecture which means it should be stateless.
Web apps often produce files such as images, videos or documents. For a long time it was standard to put those files into the filesystem – but as we mentioned in a recent post – today that is considered a bad practice. Instead we recommend using OpenStack Swift, a highly scalable solution that can serve… Read more »