HashiDays Talks

Building Your Own Autoscaling Feature Using Nomad

Paul Stack

Paul Stack

Software Developer at Joyent

The concept of autoscaling for the cloud can be as simple as a distributed cron job. If you use a cloud (or a private virtualisation environment) that doesn't support autoscaling, then you can use Nomad to build your own. In this session, Paul will demonstrate how Nomad was used to build an autoscaling feature on top of Joyent's Triton cloud.