Overview of Scaling Tasks for an Oracle Java Cloud Service Instance

Perform scaling tasks for an Oracle Java Cloud Service instance as required.

The following table provides one or more links to information about how to perform each task by using the web-browser-based Oracle Java Cloud Service administration console.

Task More Information

Add a node to a cluster; that is, scale out an Oracle Java Cloud Service cluster to add one node to it.

Scale Out a Cluster

Remove a node from a cluster; that is, scale in an Oracle Java Cloud Service cluster by removing a selected node from it.

Scale In a Cluster

Change the shape of a node or the storage attached to it in response to changes in workload or to add storage to a node that is running out storage.

About Scaling an Oracle Java Cloud Service Node

Scale the Coherence data tier.

When Oracle Coherence is enabled for a service instance: you can increase or decrease the Coherence cache capacity for an Oracle Java Cloud Service—Coherence instance.

Scale Out a Coherence Data Grid

Scale In a Coherence Data Grid

Configure automating scaling. Automatic scaling scales a cluster in or out by defining an auto-scaling rule that determines when to add or remove nodes. You can then edit or delete existing rules as circumstances dictate.

Scale Automatically

Monitor scaling operations. You can view scaling requests to check the status of ongoing scaling requests, and the success or failure of previous requests.

View Scaling Requests