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Heroku launches cloud Postgres database

Platform-as-a-service specialist Heroku has spun its Postgres database out of its main product into a standalone service, giving people more choice of databases to provision from the cloud

November 23, 2011 by

Facebook blesses Heroku for app cloud

Facebook has given developers direct access to the Heroku cloud for deploying applications on the social network.This means the scalable platform-as-a-service has been integrated into Facebook's developer site, the companies announced on Thursday.

September 17, 2011 by

Xeround Add-on for Heroku Cloud Platform

An interesting challenge for organizations considering a cloud-based implementation of one or more workloads is where to put the structured data (read database-based data). It would seem logical to place that data somewhere in the cloud as well.

March 29, 2011 by

Salesforce to buy cloud firm Heroku

The company will buy Heroku for $212m to help with its platform-as-a-service offerings, using its platform for writing applications in the Ruby programming language

December 9, 2010

Salesforce to buy Heroku for US$212m

Salesforce.com has said that it will acquire Heroku, a cloud platform for writing applications in the Ruby programming language, for US$212 million.

December 8, 2010

Cloud Platforms, APM and a bit of history

I've had the opportunity to speak with several suppliers of cloud platforms (Heroku for example) and related application performance management suppliers (New Relic for example) and began thinking about their impact on cloud-based applications.

March 25, 2010 by

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