Tightening TLS by Platform.sh
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Tightening TLS

As of 1 April, we'll be requiring TLS 1.2 or later for all connections.

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Platform.sh full speed ahead into 2019
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Platform.sh full speed ahead into 2019

2018 was an incredible year for Platform.sh. In fact, it was probably the most important year in the company’s short history.
Austrian publishing giant Kurier accelerates development, restores work/life balance
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Austrian publishing giant Kurier accelerates development, restores work/life balance

Dominating the Austrian publishing landscape for the last 60 years, Vienna-based Kurier Group delivers one of the country’s largest daily tabloid newspapers.
Run Varnish on Platform.sh
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Spread some Varnish on your site

HTTP itself includes fairly robust rules around caching of web requests.
Open source software ROI for your organization by Platform.sh
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Open source software ROI for your organization

For most startups—and most of today’s enterprise organizations—open source software (OSS) has become the lifeblood of IT and development organizations.
PostgreSQL as a gift box
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The new and newer PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL 9.6 has been available for quite some time and has served our websites valiantly. But technology never stops moving, and neither does the PostgreSQL development team.
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Give the gift of Ruby this season

We've had Ruby 2.5 in beta for a while now, although we haven't talked about it much. It's been working wonderfully, though, and rubies make great holiday gifts for the geologists in your life.
Deploying a Python chat app
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How a marketing guy quickly built a Python microservice chatbot app for Drift on Platform.sh

A few weeks ago, it was snowing. Actually, snow isn’t quite the right descriptor. It was a chilly mixture of snow, rain, and sleet, with a helping of wind for good measure.
How to deploy your Django project on Platform.sh
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How to deploy your Django project on Platform.sh

Django —a high-level framework—makes web development in Python easy. Platform.sh—a second-generation Platform-as-a-Service—makes the deployment easy. Together, they’re unbeatable combination.
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Deploy with PHP 7.3 this Friday, er, Thursday

PHP continues its steady march forward, and today marks the release of the latest version, PHP 7.3.
B2B Software-as-a-Service companies: accelerate your journey to enterprise with Platform.sh
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B2B Software-as-a-Service companies: accelerate your journey to enterprise!

There’s a common pattern within many fast-growing B2B Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) startups.
Real Life Digital agency partner with Platform.sh
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Real Life Digital speeds DevOps, re-energizes focus on client problem-solving

Sony. Virgin. Peugeot. All high-profile brands with a foundational objective in common: to create digital experiences that more deeply engage customers and generate sales.
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Update to our Privacy Policy

We have updated our Privacy Policy, located at https://platform.sh/privacy-policy, to version 2.1.
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Our Black Friday gift: 10,000 CPUs, overnight without downtime

Black Friday may be just a week away, but shoppers have already started descending on ecommerce sites everywhere. “The new normal” in online retail is that bargain hunters are starting earlier than ever.
Platform.sh is back in business in Australia
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Good morning, Australia: we’re back in business

It’s been just over a year since Platform.sh launched its service in Australia, and we thought it was time to take a step back and reflect.  We’re excited to share that the product
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Why you should care about WeChat before it's too late!

Launched by Chinese tech giant, Tencent, in 2011, WeChat is the Chinese super-app you won't be able to avoid in the near future. But it's not too late to step in.
Go Gopher wearing a Platform.sh space helmet
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Go[lang] forth and deploy

Platform.sh aims to support your applications, whatever they may be. We've supported PHP, Python, Ruby, and Node.js for quite some time now. Golang support has also been available as a beta for over a year.
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We're improving our communications tools at Platform.sh

We take user privacy seriously at Platform.sh, and we want to make sure we give you the most control possible over how and when we communicate with you.
SaaS Skyline
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Platform.sh launches white-label SaaS factory

New rapid-launch capabilities and APIs enable software companies to move to the cloud and create new recurring revenue businesses in weeks, not years [October 24, San Francisco, CA] Platform.sh, the Idea-to-
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Deploy your Python 3.7 code to the Moon

Python is one of the most popular programming languages of the last decade (hey most of Platform.sh is written in Python!
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Platform.sh Wins 2018 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing

SAN FRANCISCO -- Platform.sh, provider of the idea-to-cl
Insects
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Of Cicadas and cron jobs

The cicada is a flying insect found world-wide. It's loud but not particularly threatening.
Maple Leaf
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Platform.sh deploys to Canada

Platform.sh continues to expand its service to new places, and we’re excited to announce the immediate availability of Canada as a new region in North America.
Little fish eating big fish
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How micro is your microservice?

Microservices have been all the rage for the past several years.
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It's July 2018, do you know what your PHP is?

PHP is a rapidly-evolving language.
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Some gifts for the JSON fans

Software developers keep releasing new versions, which means we keep adding them to our list of supported services.
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Your Guide to GDPR Compliance: Training your employees

This is it!
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A great Kubernetes alternative

Over the last 2 years, I have had more and more conversations with customers about their Docker experiences, and how complicated it is to build anything, and how long it all takes.
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The Github acquisition: it's all about cloud for Microsoft

The acquisition of Github by Microsoft has already been extensively commented on by analysts, and much has been rightfully said already.
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Your Guide to GDPR Compliance: Transfers of personal data to third countries

The GDPR went into effect last week. We all got a billion emails with people surprisingly updating their privacy policies. Many spread FUD. Even more spread cute memes. So that was fun. Some panicked.