Platform.sh shines for people that have adopted modern application development which Laravel epitomizes. The build-oriented nature of Platform.sh with composer support out-of-the-box, the incredible git workflow, and the very diverse backend services that are available at no extra cost make starting Laravel projects an incredibly smooth experience.
Platform.sh allows you to start fast & iterate fast, and gives you a true platform on which you can scale. With native micro-services support, workers, message queues and search engines, NoSQL databases & more, you know that you are not going to be confined to a limited system. Start small & fast and grow with your needs knowing you are running on a production environment capable of scaling to hundreds of CPUs on a Highly-Available cluster.