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Artifakt for Akeneo Cloud Hosting platform

Manage your product information across different distribution channels in our All-in-one Akeneo Cloud hosting platform. Deploy, run and manage your favorite PIM app directly from our tool.

All-in-one automation tool

Don’t waste time on manually setting your infrastructure. Configure, deploy, monitor and rollback, all within the Artifakt console. Use real-time logs to easily find and fix bugs in your code.

Benefit from extra security add-ons

Benefit from Cloud state of the art hosting security, certificate based authentication, restricted connections, WAF. All automatically implemented into your website.

Scale as you go

Seamlessly resize your storage space without service disruption. Stay completely autonomous, upgrade to a larger server directly from the console.

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Akeneo Cloud Hosting meets Artifakt

Our architecture is customized specifically for Akeneo, with all dependencies and prerequisites already installed and optimized specifically for Akeneo. No need to play around with MySQL, PHP, and ElasticSearch… it’s already handled. You choose your Akeneo version and connect your code to Artifakt.

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Deploy your PIM to production

Deployment has never been so easy. We are using an automated pipeline, with a blue-green deployment process that takes a few minutes. Follow everything as it rolls out in real time directly from the console, from spinning instances to getting online.
If the deployment fails, your actual website stays online while you fix the problem, no more stress about loosing revenue.

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Experience a secure overview of your resources

Once your Akeneo app is online, you get access to your resources and product informations just like before. You now benefit from a state of the art Cloud hosting. Top-notch security is also included through WAF and access restrictions. Keeping your data safe is our priority.

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Benefit from our inhouse Akeneo Cloud Experts

We have Akeneo specialists in-house, available to help you deploy and maintain your online shop. We can guide your Akeneo Cloud onboarding with premium support, or help you debug wrong behaviours, performance and security issues.

More about Akeneo Cloud Hosting
  • How does Artifakt deploy my Akeneo website?

    Deploying  Akeneo requires some manual configuration steps:

    • Download the archive or use Composer to create your project.
    • Update the .env file to define the database info, the environment, and the Elasticsearch address.
    • Configure the system to execute PHP cron jobs.
    • Configure where PHP will write the logs and tune PHP’s configuration.

    Artifakt automates your Akeneo deployment using a blue-green process. Your website is deployed without any downtime and updates are preformed without disrupting your visitors. 

    If the update fails, the new host isn’t pushed online and your visitors remain on the original production server while you correct the bug. Rollback to a previous version with a click of a button! 

    All logs are centralized in the console giving you a clear overview of every operation and allowing you to keep an eye on your deployment in real-time. 

  • How does Artifakt keep my Akeneo website safe?

    The security of your product's database is critical to your business. Akeneo is using the popular and regularly updated PHP framework, Symfony.

    Artifakt also adds extra security layers on top of Akeneo, namely:

    • connection restriction to strictly necessary connections
    • a dedicated network for your application
    • cloud hosting best practices
    • a Web Application Firewall (WAF)
  • How does Artifakt maintain the performance of my Akeneo website?

    From the instance choice to the CDN delivery, we study and choose the most fitting machines for Akeneo web applications in order to provide our clients with the best performance possible. 

    With the Professional and Enterprise plans, you benefit from the Elastic storage to avoid full-disk problems.

    Automate scaling with the Enterprise plan—when traffic gets busy your server automatically adapts by increasing or decreasing the number of servers. This allows your application to be totally resilient. Auto-scaling is seamless and without any service disruption.

  • Which Akeneo requirements does Artifakt set up?

    Artifakt automates all the Akeneo requirements. This includes: 

    • Apache (2.4+) with mod_rewrite enabled and mod_fastcgi (no mod_php or cgi)
    • a number of PHP modules enabled
    • PHP's exec() function enabled
    • a memory limit for PHP set at 1GB for the CLI and 512M for the web service
    • ImageMagick (6.8+)
    • Aspell (with language packs)
    • MySQL (8.0.18+)
    • Elasticsearch (7.5+)
    • some ports open (80, 443, 9200, 22) to access your server from the internet
    • a dedicated domain (or sub-domain)—Akeneo cannot be set up on a non-root configuration

     

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