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How To Successfully Deploy Your Web or Mobile API to Heroku

I have deployed a wide variety of APIs, from internal to APIs for public or partner consumption. Many of them have been deployed to Heroku. There are a variety of advantages, including reduced server configuration, easy scaling, and a great vendor ecosystem for third-party add-ons. However, many have not experienced Heroku before or have not […]

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Interview with Heroku’s Adam Wiggins

InfoQ has a 16 min video interview with Adam Wiggins from Heroku. In the interview, Adam discusses Ruby 1.9, the Heroku dyno solution, new add-on support, and how they support background jobs.  He also talks a little about using Erlang to supplement their Ruby infrastructure. I really enjoyed the discussion on how they pre-compile, build/bundle […]

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