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AppScale 1.4 Released!

We at the RACELab are proud to present AppScale 1.4! It includes numerous new features such as:

  • Transaction support for all databases
  • Placement support – administrators can now specify which components should go where
  • Package installation via apt-get for Ubuntu Jaunty, Karmic, and Lucid
  • Addition of support for Scalaris
  • Upgrade to Python App Engine 1.3.2 compatibility
  • Introduction of Java App Engine 1.3.5 compatibility
  • Added support for Images API and Cron API for Python Google App Engine
  • Added support for Memcache API, Images API, Task Queue API, and Cron API for Java Google App Engine
  • Single node deployments for all databases (previously only Cassandra, Voldemort, MongoDB, and MemcacheDB were supported)
  • PBServer is now multi-process and load balanced to improve throughput
  • Secure login page for authentication via https
  • Amazon AWS EC2 public image available (ami-044fa56d)

Please give it a try and let us know what you think! And as always, thanks for the interest in AppScale!