Recent Posts by Richard Watson

How To Dissect a Clojure Web Application and Deploy on Engine Yard

In this post, I’m going to build a simple Clojure Web app and deploy it to a Jetty application server running on Engine Yard’s cloud application management platform. In a follow-up post, I expand my Web app and show how to integrate it with a MySQL database server...
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Invitation to try Java on Engine Yard's PaaS in Early Access

I’m Richard, the product manager for Java on Engine Yard. Back on 23rd September, I announced our support for Java on Engine Yard and explained why we added Java to our PaaS. That week, I demoed the platform to hundreds of people at our booth at the JavaOne conference....
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Programming the Developer Stage at Web Summit

Engine Yard Product Manager Richard Watson tells the story of curating content for the developer stage at Web Summit. We hope there are useful tips in there for anyone organising a conference track, a CFP, or submitting to speak at one.
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Announcing Java on Engine Yard

We are delighted to announce that Engine Yard is adding support for running Java apps in the cloud, in addition to Ruby, PHP and Node.js apps. Early (beta) access to Java on Engine Yard will be available within 30 days. Developers will be able to deploy Java apps and...
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