Yikes, this time last year, adding users to a team could be tricky. Since then, we have shipped a SAML integration for enterprise customers to associate their GorillaStack users with their own Identity Providers (IdPs). Now, we have overhauled our user management, improving the experience for teams that aren’t leveraging our SAML integration. Give it a go. You will be … Read More
This isn’t a Star Wars, the Island, 6th Day or other movie reference. No. It’s just a little public service announcement to let you know that now you can clone your GorillaStack Rules. If you are looking to create a Rule and want to work off another rule as a template, it couldn’t be easier. Just hit this button.
We often hear that customers like our simple User Interface and find it very easy to configure our Rules to manage their cloud environments. However, over time, some users found that our Rules index page became hard to navigate, as they started to go from 10s to 100s of active Rules. So we decided to do something about it. Meet … Read More
We built some new stuff Firstly, we built support for a sequence of actions. You are no longer restricted to executing a single Action in your Rule. Actions could be fired off in serial. Secondly, we created a new component for our Rules, named “Pauses”. Pauses offer users the ability to perform some manual approval or some other check at … Read More
If you’ve recently signed up or added any new accounts recently, you may have noticed some changes to the account setup process. These changes have been pushed out over the past month or so, but today we released the most useful of these: you can now customize the cross-account role that is installed in your AWS Account. This change lets … Read More
Here at GorillaStack, we know that strategic tagging is one of the keys to awesome infrastructure management in the cloud. Intelligent tags make everything easier, from allocating costs to debugging CloudFormation templates to optimising your spend. That is why we have always encouraged our devops heroes to use tags to decide which resources are targeted by their GorillaStack rules, and … Read More
Elastic IPs have some pretty tricky pricing. While they are meant to be free, you will be charged if any of the following conditions are true: EIP is not associated with an instance Instance associated with the EIP is not running The instance associated with the EIP only has more than one EIP address attached to it Sometimes Elastic IPs … Read More
Finally! Our REST API is generally available! Now, users will be able to use our REST API to manage their Rules and Tag Groups. Check out the API Overview in our docs to see how you can get started. We’re exited! Platform API, Events API? Get in touch and tell us which API you want next!
For quite a while, customers running a multi-cloud environment and other prospects running strictly in Microsoft Azure have been asking us to extend GorillaStack to support this cloud vendor. We’re happy to announce that our private beta of Microsoft-Azure support has gone live. We are currently supporting the following triggers: Schedule Webhook Manual Run only And the following actions: Deallocate … Read More
You could only run one Action in a Rule. Until now. One Rule can now contain a sequence of multiple actions! Additionally we are announcing that a user can add new Pause stages into the sequence of actions. What is a Pause stage? Place a pause into a sequence of actions to either postpone actions and/or introduce extra conditions before … Read More