: March 2012
Share Your Code, Get Some Cash: Introducing Our Jumpstarts Program
For those who many not have heard, Jumpstarts are pre-configured packages for popular web frameworks and applications, from WordPress to Zend, designed to work for developers out of the box. When using PHP Fog, you simply select the jumpstart you’d like to use and just a few clicks away you’ll find the code available to
Cloud Development Best Practices: Matthew on Package Management
By popular demand, we have just released the new PF command line interface tool. With it you can interact with PHP Fog from the command line and continue to use git submodules. We have heard from a large number of our users that git submodules are absolutely essential to the way they build their apps.
A Closer Look at the PHP Fog Facebook Jumpstart
Recently we introduced our latest Jumpstart: Facebook. With this small framework, you can easily authenticate Facebook users, post to their walls, send email to users and more by using our wrappers for their API. We also included a bunch of images for everyone to use to give it more of that genuine Facebook App feel.
NoOps Is As Legitimate As DevOps
Krishnan Subramanian originally authored this post for CloudAve. Ever since Lucas Carlson, CEO of AppFog, brought the term “NoOps” into the focus of discussion, there is quite a bit of backlash against the term. The debate sometimes borders along insanity and I thought I will add my 2 cents to this cacophony. In fact, this backlash
PyCon: A Community Walkthrough
From the desk of Leslie Hawthorn, Community Manager We are active in building the communities we want to be a part of. #pycon #diversity #open-hatch #pystar — Lukas Blakk (@lsblakk) March 11, 2012 I’ve been a great admirer of the Python community for many years now, starting with my efforts in a former life to
New Add-On Partners Enhance AppFog Partner Ecosystem
Today, we’re welcoming two more companies to the AppFog Add-On program: ClearDB and CloudMailin. Our Add-On program makes it easy for developers to manage integration and accounts with third-party services through our web console, which displays partners’ services allowing the customer to easily integrate additional functionality into the applications they build on the AppFog platform.
Announcing the PHP Fog Command Line Interface Tool
We’ve heard from direct customer feedback and via our NPS surveys that our customers love PHP Fog, but setting up their ssh keys can be cumbersome. We want you to deploy your apps with velocity and grace, so we’ve released a new tool for PHP Fog: the PHP Fog Command Line Interface (PF CLI). The
WHMCS on PHP Fog
Rather than our usual weekly roundup post, this week we’re pleased to bring you a How To article from one of our customers, Steven Eksteen, on deploying WHMCS on PHP Fog. WHMCS is an all-in-one client management, billing & support solution for online businesses. In Steven’s article, you will learn how to set up and
Weekly Roundup: Sharing the Love
This week has been all about sharing the love here at AppFog. On Wednesday, we launched our new referral program. We know we’re successful because all of our users have told other folks how much they love PHP Fog, and we want to share that success with you. Our referral program is dead simple: You sign