Ready for takeoff?

Do you develop your demanding web applications in an agile way and want to run them reliably? — Join the Flying Circus!

You …

… have a custom web application, based on open source components,
… demand high availability and reliability, and
… want to leave operations to someone else.

We …

… provide a scalable platform for web applications of any complexity,
… bring processes und tools for modern deployment and gapless monitoring, and
… have more than 15 years of experience operating a wide variety of applications.

Where we come from: made by developers for developers

The Flying Circus implements the ideas of DevOps. Your developers and our administrators work hand in hand, so that your applications can reach their full potential.

The Flying Circus is a well-esetablished team that has gathered experience in agile web development. The Flying Circus was designed by developers for developers. More than fifteen years of experience in agile development and the operations of complex and challenging web applications have formed our service.

Where we are: full freedom

Thanks to well-known open source compoments your developers will feel right at home in the Flying Circus. Everything is clear and well-arranged.
There are no vendor lockins.

You work with uniformly managed VMs with Linux, which leaves a lot of space for your own ideas.

Your have total freedom and control to bring your own components. At the same time you benefit from strong guidance and security.

Where we would like to take you: perfect operations

The technicians in the Flying Circus work on our stable and flexible platform. We also support you running your application or even take over all operations tasks for you.

All components are available in a production-ready, battle-tested configuration and are supported for a long time. New components are developed and integrated depending on our customers' requirements.

Responsibilities are well defined — but we always ensure a constructive and pragmatic cooperation.

„We built the Flying Circus based on the requirements we had when we were developers: the best possible environment for custom web applications..“
Christian Theune, Founder and CTO

Your Advantages

More Agility

The Flying Circus makes you more agile: starting with your first prototype and growing to your production environment. Agile teams can reduce their deployment effort dramatically and respond quicker to their customers' requirements.

Lower costs

The Flying Circus can reduce your operations costs substantially. The platform is tailed for developer teams with short release cycles.

More secure

The Flying Circus is a managed development and operations platform with the highest possible security and reliability.

More flexibility

The Flying Circus offers perfectly integrated, pre-configured components that can be individualized at any time.

You fly with open source — and without vendor lockins.

Operation costs in descent

The Flying Circus reduces effort and cost operating your applications.

Infrastructure

Hardware requirements

  • managed virtual machines
  • monthly invoice based on daily consumptions
  • includes daily backups
  • CPU: 10 € / 1
  • RAM: 2 € / 1 GiB
  • Disk (HDD): 2 € / 10 GiB
  • Disk (SSD): 6 € / 10 GiB
  • 1.000 GiB traffic: 50 €
  • Basic VM – 1 CPU, 30 GiB disk, 1 GiB RAM = 18€
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Platform

Provides access to our platform: a managed Linux, managed components, monitoring and more, including 100GiB traffic per month.
As a customer the platform subscription can be used for multiple projects or as an agency you can use it for as many customers as you like.

Platform subscription: 100 €per month for each invoice recipient

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Hosted

Application Operations

Use our automated platform and run your applications yourself. Ideal for small projects that do not require extended support.

Platform support: 8 hours best effort during regular business hours.

You only pay for the platform subscription and the used infrastructure.

or

Guided

Application Operations

You operate your application and get all the support you need. We respond to application incidents and respond to any question you might have — no hourly charges!

Guaranteed response times for critical incidents:

4 hours, Mo‐Fr, 8‐16 Uhr
= 20 € / component*

1 hour, Mo‐Su, 7–21 Uhr
= 75 € / component*

1 hour, 24x7 = 100 € / component*

* Charged per component and CPU. Components with multiple instances or CPUs are invoiced at a reduced rate of 0,33.

or

Managed

Application Operations

Our premium package for support and cooperative development.

We automate your deployment and keep it up to date — no hourly charges!

proactive feedback about performance and anomalies of your application

Guaranteed response times for critical incidents:

4 hours, Mo–Fr, 8–16 Uhr
= 100 € / component*

1 hour, Mo–So, 7–21 Uhr
= 150 € / component*

1 hour, 24x7
= 250 € / component*

15 minutes, Mo–Fr, 8–16 Uhr;
sonst 1 hour, 24x7
= 350 € / component*

15 minutes, Mo–Su, 7–21 Uhr;
sonst 1 hour, 24x7
= 500 € / component*

Crew member wanted

We publish our job offers here when growing our crew — at the moment we're fully staffed.

However, feel free to apply with an email to mail@flyingcircus.io. Include a short informal introduction and we will respond once we have a job offer in the future that we think might fit.

Ready for takeoff — try us today

Simply board and fly! →

Contact and imprint

Call us or send us an email.

Contact
mail: mail@flyingcircus.io
fon: +49 345 219 401 0
fax: +49 345 219 401 28

Address
Flying Circus Internet Operations GmbH
Forsterstraße 29
06112 Halle (Saale)
GERMANY


Commercial register
AG Stendal as HRA 21169
VAT ID: DE297423633

Managing Directors:
Christian Theune, Christian Zagrodnick

flyingcircus.io — 2016