Performance

Is it possible to add nodes to a cluster from different regions?

Cross-data center nodes are unfortunately not something we support. Elasticsearch recommends avoiding geo-distributed clusters due to "split-brain" scenarios occurring from network latency. If you have any questions or requests on...

What regions can I deploy to?

These are the geographic locations Qbox can deploy to on each cloud provider: AWSRackspaceSoftLayerus-east-1 (N. Virginia)dfw (Dallas)ams01, ams03 (Amsterdam)us-west-1 (N. California)iad (N. Virginia)dal01, dal05, dal06,...

Do you offer SSD on nodes?

All node sizes offered on AWS and Rackspace come with solid state drives. SSDs are currently unavailable on any of our SoftLayer node sizes, due to a limitation on hourly...

How do I avoid a node failure?

For Qbox clusters that have multiple nodes, requests will reroute to other nodes. For example, if node one goes down at the process-level, its requests will route to either to ...

Can I use Private IP addresses for faster performance?

Private IPs are available through VPC Peering. To enable VPC Peering, we need the Account ID, VPC ID, and CIDR Block of your VPC. To start this process, submit a sup...