An elegant platform for modern PHP apps
- Developer deploys code
- Apps run in smart containers (dynos)
- Developer manages app in dashboard
- Data in web scale backing service via add-ons (database)
- User makes a request, which is served by the app
Heroku gives you simple, easy ways to…
Add-ons are powerful managed services you can use to extend your app. Adding a log management service is as simple asSign up for free
heroku addons:create papertrailfrom the Heroku CLI. Every app needs a database - so let’s add Heroku Postgres using the Heroku Dashboard too.
It’s easy to horizontally scale your PHP app’s web and worker process types independently. First we’ll scale our web process type to use two dynos — this is as simple asSign up for free
heroku ps:scale web=2:Standard-1x. It’s just as easy to use the dashboard to scale by dragging a slider
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