Heroku Cedar (Paperback)

by Jurg Van Fliet, Flavia Paganelli, Jasper Geurtsen

Format: Paperback 80 pages

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This book will show you how to build a scalable and reliable high-traffic web application using Heroku Cedar as a platform. Originally available only for Ruby (on Rails), but now extended for many more languages, Heroku Cedar is a very interesting choice. The application we'll build is a ping service, but with characteristics that meet the requirements of modern web apps: cheap (many checks), high frequency, low latency, and trending. With this application we'll show you how to architect, build (using existing and custom add-ons), and operate a full-blown, high traffic web application. We'll use different technological components, such as a good dashboard, efficient scheduling processes, and scalable data processing.

Book details

Published
24/04/2012

Publisher
O'Reilly Media, Inc, USA

ISBN
9781449319632


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