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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Route all the things

Platform.sh has always put a great value on customer flexibility. That flexibility at times can seem bewildering, however, as users have an ample supply of buttons and dials to to customize their application architecture, hosting, and workflow.
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Watch your inheritance

PHP 7.2 introduced a neat new feature called "type widening". In short, it allows methods that inherit from a parent class or interface to be more liberal in what they accept (parameters) and more strict in what they return (return values) than their parent.
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Living on the edge with Ruby 2.5 (preview)

Many of you know Platform.sh as your go-to modern PHP cloud solution; A bunch of you have been running NodeJS for the last two years.
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GitLab Integration is here!

As you might know, Platform.sh allows you to create, on-the-fly, an ephemeral staging/development environment, on the cloud, for every git branch or pull-request.
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Platform.sh joins the prestigious French Tech Tour China 2017

Our Asia-Pacific team kicks off a whirlwind tour this week, with visits to Singapore, Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Shanghai and Beijing over the next two weeks.
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Welcome to the world, PHP 7.2!

Today the PHP development team released the latest version of the web's favorite language, PHP 7.2.0. Huge thanks and congratulations to everyone that worked on it, especially release managers Sara Golemon and Remi Collet. You can already try it out on Platform.sh, of course.
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Deploy API Platform on Platform.sh

  API Platform is probably the most feature-rich, well... platform, to build robust API driven backends from REST services to GraphQL.
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WordPress security updates, the quick way

Yesterday, the WordPress team along with security researcher Anthony Ferrara released a new version of WordPress, version 4.8.3 that fixes a significant security vulnerability.
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Going Local with Lando

Platform.sh aims to be a complete solution for web development and hosting, while at the same time offering the flexibility to slot into your own development tools and methodologies. That's a tricky balance to strike at times: Providing a complete solution while offering maximum flexibility at the same time.
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Wildcard support for cookies in the HTTP cache

Platform.sh now supports regular expressions for wildcard cookie matching at the cache layer.
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The Platform.sh build-and-deploy pipeline

A repeatable and consistent build-and-deploy pipeline is an essential part of any modern web application.
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Taking care of your health

One of our most requested features is better built-in monitoring and notification support for user projects. We've just made it easy monitor your projects' health.
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Screencast - Develop your Drupal 8 site with Drush, Composer and Platform.sh

In this tutorial we will see how to quickly deploy a new Drupal 8 site and build a couple of features, in a repeatable, testable and automated way, using a combination of Drupal’s configuration manag
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Platform.sh joins Orange Cloud for Business at Huawei Connect 2017, Shanghai

Monday, September 4th – Paris, France: for immediate release
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When your job is too tough for cron

Cron jobs are good. Cron jobs are nice. But sometimes, a Cron job just isn’t enough. Running a task now and again may be good for some jobs, but what if you have a really big task. A task that needs muscle from a long-running process.
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6 things to do to make your application cloud friendly

As Director of Developer Experience, I get to play with a number of different systems.
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Want to try Platform.sh? Get started for free

If you've been thinking about using Platform.sh, but haven't dipped your toes yet, you might be interested to know that Platform.sh offers a free tri
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Hosting your TYPO3 website with Platform.sh: Part 2 Branching and Workspaces

In the first article in this TYPO3 series, I explained that when you host TYPO3 at
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Why host your TYPO3 website with Platform.sh: Part 1, Git and the Read Only file system

TYPO3 is one of the most powerful Open Source Content Management Systems, but it can only thrive if you leave it room to fully operate.
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Deploy Down Under: Platform.sh is now available in Australia

Our game-changing Continuous Deployment web hosting is now available in an Australian region.
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Containers old, containers new, memcached support, and PHP 7.2

One of the advantages of a fully container-based infrastructure is that we can roll out new versions of containers to support new service versions without impacting current users.
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Now available: Sovereign Hosting Solution in Microsoft Cloud Germany

Microsoft and Platform.sh announce availability of sovereign, end-to-end development and production hosting solution in Microsoft Cloud Germany
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Wrap your head around custom headers

One of the requests we've gotten in the past few months is the ability to customize the HTTP headers that get sent with static assets.
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What is best practice in web application deployment?

For at least the last decade, the best practice process of getting web applications from the developer's environment to the production environment has suffered due to a fundamental limitation imposed by reso
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Various ways to set variables

Platform.sh has always prided itself on offering our customers as much flexibility to control their own projects as we can.
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Getting to 50/50 women men participation: Polyconf, a very diverse conference

In a short month Polyconf, an incredibly cool conference, will be held for the first time in Paris (July 7th to 9th).
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The Ultimate Third Party Resources List on Using Platform.sh

For first-time users of Platform.sh, especially those who had to change up their processes, it can take some time to get used a new way of working.
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Slate.fr revived its DevOps approach with Platform.sh

Ever since the internet and mobile changed the media landscape - making it easier to disseminate news - it is imperative that media companies’ web estates are highly available and have fast deployment capabi
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Screencast - Composer and Continuous Integration

Hello there!
DevOps gives you wings with Platform.sh
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DevOps gives you wings

DevOps should be seen as a ‘capability’ within your organization, but for some it can be seen as an overhead.