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While we built Cloud 66 with Rails and ran it in Production in Containers and I can tell you with conviction, I dislike Docker's developer experience just as much as I like RoR's. The contrast couldn't be starker.
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This case study showcases Commutatus, a consulting development agency that creates mobile and web applications for small and medium businesses. Commutatus manages Rails applications with Cloud 66 on multiple clouds and servers on behalf of their clients.
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Until now, access to those internal tools and APIs were protected through a VPN. Last week we turn off the last of our VPNs and switched over to using Cloudflare Access.
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This is a quick guide on a workaround to get your rails development running in SSL and under your production URL.
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From REST to GRPC to Unrestful. Cloud 66 journey to build an Admin API for our Rails application.
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Cloud 66 + Zapier Integration: using our Zapier app, you can define any workflow to scale up and down your servers on your Rails & Node stacks.
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PeopleForce is a smart HR management platform that helps small and medium-sized businesses to build a high-performance working-culture. PeopleForce chose to deploy their infrastructure on Linode with Cloud 66 for Rails, after reviewing Heroku, Elastic Beanstalk, and Doku.
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Back in April, DigitalOcean announced its acquisition of Nanobox. As the result Nanobox will only be available via DigitalOcean with support for a limited number of languages and frameworks. All the changes will be fully implemented in the next 12 months and they aim to build more focussed DigitalOcean PaaS.

I'm reaching out to developers who would either like to deploy to other cloud providers or to deploy frameworks or languages that will be deprecated by Nanobox via DigitalOcean.
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...if you need to have notification channels other than email (Slack, Webhooks,...) you need to build a lot yourself. Also, there is all the code around managing subscription: who gets what notification on which "channel" and allowing your users to subscribe and subscribe to those in the app...
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Introducing to Konfig, an open-source Kubernetes friendly Rails configuration gem.
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This case study features Pinpoint, online recruitment software that automates talent attraction for in-house recruitment teams. It showcases their infrastructure set-up with Cloud 66 for Rails and DigitalOcean.
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In this case study, I interviewed Trevor Hinesley about Soundstripe and Filepass, two startups that he co-founded, both of which run Rails applications on DigitalOcean with Cloud 66. Find out how these companies achieved DevOps best practices with our tools.
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How many times have you, while investigating an (admittedly rare ;)) production bug, stumbled upon an exception backtrace that just doesn't have enough information? For example, an exception gets reraised, destroying the original backtrace with it. So now your logs say that your AI failed to take over the world with AIEpicFailError (great, you already know that), but not why (Timeout::Error while connecting to stackoverflow.com).
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By leveraging native Linux file permissions we are able to deploy quickly, avoid application permission errors, and still maintain file level security!
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We moved our 4-year-old Rails app to Kubernetes to add auxiliary components easier, manage security better & reduce our bills and this is what we learned.
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How to use Rails ActionCables with Vue.js and deploy it into production. A guide and example code to kickstart your journey with reactive programming.
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Ruby on Rails makes it easy to get your app up and running. However, there are several ways to make it even better. This article outlines tips, tricks, and previously hidden gems that help you create a secure, future-proof, and high-performance Rails-based application.
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A step-by-step guide to easy scalable Ruby on Rails deployments using Vultr, Scaleway, Gridscale, Exoscale and many others using Cloud 66 http://blog.cloud66.com/easy-ruby-on-rails-deployment-on-any-cloud/
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This blog post, lookS at an enhancement to multithreading solution in Ruby to provide the use of a ThreadPool and concurrency limiting.
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Deploy and scale your Rails app on Microsoft Azure public cloud with Cloud 66. This post will explain all the cool features we have to offer.
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Tips on a multithreading solution in Ruby / Rails to provide significant performance improvements in running I/O bound operations in parallel.