Category Archives: Cloud

Experiences and best practices involving eBay’s private cloud

Ready-to-use Virtual-machine Pool Store via warm-cache

Problem overview Conventional on-demand Virtual Machine (VM) provisioning methods on a cloud platform can be time-consuming and error-prone, especially when we need to provision VMs in large numbers quickly. The following list captures different issues that we often encounter while trying to provision a new VM instance on the fly: Insufficient availability of compute resources
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embedded-druid: Leveraging Druid Capabilities in Stand-alone Applications

Co-authors:  Ramachandran Ramesh, Mahesh Somani, and Sankar Venkatraman The eBay Cloud Platform team is happy to announce the open-source project embedded-druid, which aims to provide Druid capability for a reasonably small amount of data without involving the complexity of multi-node setup. That is, embedded-druid is Druid but with a single JVM process. Background Druid is
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