Jelastic Partners with Softaculous to Deliver One-Click Installation of 250+ Applications

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New Feature Provides Simple and Rapid Deployment for Enterprise and Popular Web Applications

Jelastic Partners With Softaculous to Deliver One-Click Install of 250+ Apps
This new feature set provides our customers with instant deployment of hundreds of popular applications allowing them to forget about complex software installation and configuration and focus on their business.

Jelastic, Inc., provider of the industry’s first Platform-as-Infrastructure solution, today announced support for over 250 software packages in Jelastic’s products for enterprises, hosting service providers and developers. This application support is provided via a partnership with Softaculous, a leading Auto Installer for PHP, PERL and JavaScript.

Jelastic’s Platform-as-Infrastructure provides software that integrates Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service in a single turnkey package that can be deployed in hours. This new application functionality provides one-click installation of content management systems, wikis, forums, image galleries, project management tools, mail applications and more from the Jelastic user interface or website marketplace.

To install an app from the Jelastic website, the customer simply selects the app they wish to have installed and hosted (Jelastic will select a hosting provider in their region based on their IP address), enter their email address and Jelastic will automatically create an environment and install the app in just one-click.

Applications supported include Magento, Wordpress, Joomla, Cyclos, Liferay, Magnolia CMS, Alfresco and many other categories including blogs, micro blogs, Portals/CMS, Forums, Image Galleries, Wikis, Social Networking, Ad Management, Mail, Polls and Surveys, Project Management, E-Commerce, ERP, Customer Support, Educational, Music, Video, File Management and more.

"Softaculous has helped millions of users to install apps with just one click and looks after the complete life-cycle of the installation from install to upgrades to backups," said Pulkit Gupta, Softaculous founder and CEO. " We are extremely excited to be able to offer applications to Jelastic customers and the best part is we are still adding more apps which will further empower them to easily deploy and manage these powerful applications."

“Jelastic is committed to delivering on the original promise of the cloud by providing a cloud solution that drives simplicity, efficiency and cost-effectiveness,” said John Derrick, Jelastic CEO. “This new feature set provides our customers with instant deployment of hundreds of popular applications allowing them to forget about complex software installation and configuration and focus on their business.”


  •     Jelastic’s Platform-as-Infrastructure is a turnkey cloud solution that can be deployed as a private, public or hybrid cloud by enterprises or hosting service providers.
  •     Platform-as-Infrastructure combines the traditional paradigms of Platform-as-a-Service and Infrastructure-as-a-Service to provide a comprehensive cloud platform that supports Java, Ruby, Node.js, Python and PHP applications.
  •     Jelastic achieves significant deployment, management and operational savings by delivering a turnkey cloud platform for a fraction of the cost of existing virtualization solutions.
  •     For developers, Jelastic provides one-click deployment and automatic scalability of Java, Ruby, Node.js, Python and PHP applications without the need to code to proprietary APIs.

About Softaculous
Softaculous was founded in 2009 with the goal of helping users to deploy apps by the click of a button. Softaculous is already being offered by leading Data Center’s and Web hosting companies around the world. It is very easy to find, deploy, manage and backup applications using Softaculous. One can also deploy apps in the office using Softaculous AMPPS. For more information, visit

About Jelastic
Jelastic, Inc., provides enterprise software that re-defines the economics of cloud deployment and management. Jelastic is the first company to deliver Platform-as-Infrastructure, combining the flexibility of IaaS and the ease of use of PaaS within a single turnkey platform, at a fraction of the cost of existing virtualized environments. Jelastic, headquartered in San Mateo, California, enables enterprises and hosting service providers to unleash the full potential of the cloud. For more information or to start a free, two-week trial, visit us at

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