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Sandman in the cloud: Temporarily shut down non-critical systems

Previously, all of our systems ran around the clock – both critical production systems and small, special test systems that are rarely actually used. And for the latter, we talked about this in the hackathon: Can’t we automatically switch them off at night and on weekends? This is how the Sandman was born, the system which puts our non-essential systems to sleep regularly.