About the customer
The customer is an international developer, distributor and marketer of model goods and accessories. The company product range includes radio control (RC) cars, planes, boats and helicopters; and other general model products. It consists of seven warehouses in Hong Kong, Australia, USA, Netherlands, United Kingdom and China.
- Exceed 100% of capacity utilization that unable to handle high traffic in promotional period.
- Require low-latency network performance and zero down time for the website.
- Website had promotion during the migration, so DB had been restarted and over-loaded twice before final migration.
- Without auto-scaling function when using MySQL EC2.
Solutions from eCloudvalley
- Perform on-cloud database migration from MySQL EC2 to Amazon Aurora MySQL.
- Help to release a maintenance page and complete the migration within 75 minutes with data validation, functionality test, and DNS switchover, etc.
- Apply auto-scaling for cost saving and able to handle high traffic on website.
- Deploy Multi-AZ with Aurora Replicas to automate failover.
- After migrated to Aurora, ELB latency has decreased 83%, from 3 seconds before migration to 0.5-0.8 second after migration.
- Self-heal and continuously scan for errors and replace automatically.