Category: Technology

Is My CDN Working? Announcing Fastly on Engine Yard

By Jacob Burkhart April 15th, 2014

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

By Richard Watson April 9th, 2014

Go for Rubyists

By Adrian Zankich April 3rd, 2014

Share Nothing, Scale Everything

By Noah Slater April 2nd, 2014

Virtualization for developers, Part 2

By John Coggeshall March 27th, 2014

Functions, Threads, and Processes. What's Next? Cows

By Noah Slater March 25th, 2014

Configure Before You Boot

By Noah Slater March 13th, 2014

Writing PHP Extensions with Zephir

By Chris Tankersley March 13th, 2014

Pets vs. Cattle

By Noah Slater February 26th, 2014

Rails vs. Sinatra

By PJ Hagerty February 20th, 2014

Virtualization for developers, Part 1

By John Coggeshall February 11th, 2014

Extreme Makeover: Rubygems Edition

By Andre Arko November 19th, 2013

On the state of HStore

By Ines Sombra November 15th, 2013

Maintaining Cross-Platform Functionality and Scalability While Gaining Gamers

By Sebastian Lenk November 7th, 2013

The Webby Awards: Excellence in Application Scalability and Performance

By J. Austin Hughey October 18th, 2013

Tips on Merging Code from an Open Source Project Maintainer

By Michal Papis October 16th, 2013

Deploy your app to Engine Yard from Travis CI!

By Mathias Meyer September 18th, 2013

Deploying via Git

By Davey Shafik September 12th, 2013

What's New and Awesome in Ruby 2?

By Andrew Stewart June 27th, 2013

Polyglot Background Jobs

By Davey Shafik June 25th, 2013

Shipping is your company's heartbeat

By Darragh Curran May 16th, 2013

Mobile Application Privacy: 10 Tips to Protect Your Brand, Reputation and Customer Data

By Himanshu Dwivedi May 13th, 2013

Authentication: Not necessarily a social activity

By Davey Shafik May 9th, 2013

In Search of Software Quality

By Arthur Shagall April 29th, 2013

All About Cloud Storage

By Britt Mileshosky March 15th, 2013

Lessons Learned in Concurrency with Ruby - Part I

By Jeremy Budnack February 5th, 2013

Rails 4, Part 1: What's Changed in Rails 4?

By J. Austin Hughey January 22nd, 2013

Understanding New Relic Queuing

By J. Austin Hughey January 10th, 2013

An Update from Travis CI

By Piotr Sarnacki December 20th, 2012

Overcoming Email Delivery Problems with Your Web Host

By Adria Richards December 6th, 2012

High Availability: You Don't Have To Do It Solo!

By Tasha Drew December 4th, 2012

High Availability Best Practices

By Evan Machnic November 30th, 2012

Engine Yard Cloud in Australia - Solving the Speed of Light Problem

By Dr Nic Williams November 27th, 2012

Do You Know What Your Environment Is Up To?

By Tasha Drew November 26th, 2012

High-Availability: Yes You Can!

By Tasha Drew November 21st, 2012

Introducing Engine Yard Local

By Edward Chiu November 15th, 2012

Quickly view the threads of your blocked Ruby application with JStack

By Dr Nic Williams November 9th, 2012

3 Challenges to Continuous Integration and How to Overcome Them

By Jay Moorthi November 6th, 2012

Data Science at Engine Yard

By David Coallier October 25th, 2012

Set Your RubyGems Version Per Environment

By Josh Hamilton October 15th, 2012

Linux TCP/IP Tuning for Scalability

By Philip Tellis October 12th, 2012

Orchestra Adds PHP 5.4 Support

By Noah Slater October 3rd, 2012

Continuous Deployment with Appboy

By Jonathan Hyman August 28th, 2012

Getting Started with Node.js

By Jake Luer August 21st, 2012

High I/O on Engine Yard Cloud

By Thom Mahoney August 20th, 2012

engineyard gem version 2.0

By Martin Emde August 16th, 2012

Adding Multiple Instances Is As Easy As 1, 2, 3 (or 4 or 5)

By PJ Hagerty August 10th, 2012

Hidden Opportunities of the Cloud

By Bill Platt June 27th, 2012

Migrating Your Application to a New Host

By Matt Dolian June 19th, 2012

Infographic: The Facebook App Economy

By Loreal Lynch June 8th, 2012

Rails Girls gets girls started with tech in Buenos Aires--with help from Engine Yard

By Carlos Ariel Dantiags May 23rd, 2012

Announcing Database-less environments

By Ines Sombra May 16th, 2012

Infographic: A Mobile Storm in the Cloud

By Loreal Lynch May 15th, 2012

Exciting New Integration: Badgeville in our Helpdesk!

By Jamie Bleichner May 15th, 2012

All About High Availability

By Sal Cardello May 8th, 2012

Introducing Bloggy: A simple way to add a Jekyll blog to any Rails application

By Zach Bruhnke May 3rd, 2012

JS Interjection

By Thorben Schröder April 17th, 2012

This Thursday: Come to our Mobile Development Panel

By Anthony Accomazzo April 11th, 2012

Digging into Engine Yard Logs

By Trevor Parsons April 10th, 2012

Ruby 1.8.7 and REE End of Life

By Tyler Bird April 5th, 2012

Getting more out of Postgres 9.1 on Engine Yard

By Ines Sombra April 5th, 2012

The Hardest, Most Rewarding Job I've Ever Had

By Mitchell Hashimoto March 30th, 2012

Our Responsible Disclosure Policy

By Ryan Gurney March 27th, 2012

RVM Needs Your Help

By Michal Papis March 23rd, 2012

Building Mobile Web Applications With Kendo UI And Engine Yard

By Burke Holland March 13th, 2012

Instrumenting excon

By Michael Brodhead March 1st, 2012

Rails Development on Windows. Seriously.

By Evan Machnic February 29th, 2012

Prepare Your App for Rails 4 and Ruby 1.9

By Anthony Accomazzo February 21st, 2012

Interested in Gamification? Come to Our Applied Gaming Workshop in NYC!

By Nathan Verrill February 15th, 2012

Visual Enhancements to the Dashboard

By Jessica Allen February 7th, 2012

PostgreSQL 9.1 is now in Beta

By Ines Sombra February 2nd, 2012

RVM Stable and More

By Michal Papis January 24th, 2012

Bridging the Gap Between Development and Design

By Elizabeth Naramore January 19th, 2012

Introducing the New Feature Request Forum

By Jamie Bleichner January 17th, 2012

Best Practices: Your Engine Yard Cloud Account

By Tasha Drew January 11th, 2012

My Summer of (Open) Source

By Konstantin Haase January 5th, 2012

Tao of Documentation

By Danish Khan January 4th, 2012

Special JRuby Release:

By Thomas Enebo December 28th, 2011

Getting Started with JRuby and Java 7

By Charles Oliver Nutter December 21st, 2011

MongoDB Best Practices

By Ines Sombra December 20th, 2011

Zero Downtime Deploys with Migrations

By Andy Delcambre December 13th, 2011

What Are Events, Why Might You Care, and How Can EventMachine Help?

By Kirk Haines December 8th, 2011

Improved DB Slaves, with love from EY PDX

By Amy Woodward December 3rd, 2011

Introducing Node.js and Engine Yard Labs

By Dr Nic Williams November 17th, 2011

Sass, Compass, and the Rails 3.1 Asset Pipeline

By Wynn Netherland November 3rd, 2011

Let the Engine Yard Cloud dashboard and SSH access help you

By Shawn Hong October 25th, 2011

A Modern Guide to Threads

By Mike Perham October 21st, 2011

Rails 3.1 Has Landed

By Dr Nic Williams October 18th, 2011

Ruby, Concurrency, and You

By Evan Phoenix October 14th, 2011

The Resque Way

By Bogdan Gusiev October 13th, 2011

Cache Money: Why Utilize Caching?

By Danish Khan October 6th, 2011

fog 1.0 is here!

By geemus (Wesley Beary) September 30th, 2011

JRuby GA on an Engine Yard Cloud Near You

By Dr Nic Williams September 28th, 2011

Engine Yard's Plans for Ruby 1.8.6

By Monty Mitra September 20th, 2011

5 subtle ways you're using MySQL as a queue, and why it'll bite you

By Baron Schwartz September 15th, 2011

RailsInstaller 2 for Windows released

By Wayne E. Seguin September 7th, 2011

Introducing the Engine Yard Data Team

By Ines Sombra September 2nd, 2011

Updated Passenger Releases

By Kirk Haines August 30th, 2011

Mobile development with HTML5

By Chris Tosswill August 25th, 2011

A Gentle Introduction to CarrierWave

By trevorturk August 18th, 2011

Using Java from Ruby with JRuby IRB

By Hiro Asari August 9th, 2011

fog 2011 Halftime Show

By geemus (Wesley Beary) August 3rd, 2011

How invokedynamic just might save dynamic languages on the JVM

By @daksis (Randall Thomas) August 2nd, 2011

Concurrency in JRuby

By Nick Sieger July 22nd, 2011

Tuning the Garbage Collector with Ruby 1.9.2

By Shai Rosenfeld July 21st, 2011

PostgreSQL 9 Support in Alpha

By Monty Mitra July 11th, 2011

Leveraging Trinidad and JRuby on AppCloud

By David Calavera July 7th, 2011

Building Structured API Clients with API Smith

By Darcy Laycock June 28th, 2011

Bundler and Rails 3.1 on AppCloud

By Evan Machnic June 23rd, 2011

Mocking fog When Using It With Carrierwave

By Mike Gehard June 21st, 2011

SQL Server 10xs Faster with Rails 3.1

By Ken Collins June 10th, 2011

RailsInstaller for Windows 2.0.0 Preview Release

By Wayne E. Seguin June 9th, 2011

RailsInstaller 1.2 for Windows Released

By Wayne E. Seguin June 1st, 2011

Using DataMapper and Rails with Legacy Schemas

By Piotr Solnica June 1st, 2011

Simple DNS for AppCloud

By Dr Nic Williams May 27th, 2011

JRuby on AppCloud Available Through Beta Program

By Dr Nic Williams May 25th, 2011

Making Migrations Faster and Safer

By Baron Schwartz May 23rd, 2011

How We Migrated to Terremark's Cloud, Part II

By Dan Peterson May 19th, 2011

Why Chef Should Manage Deploying Your Application

By Curt Micol May 5th, 2011

How We Migrated to Terremark's Cloud, Part I

By Dan Peterson April 26th, 2011

Losing the Forest for the Trees

By Matt Reider April 7th, 2011

How long is your measuring stick?

By Tom Mornini March 31st, 2011

Chef vs Puppet: Why Puppet Should Manage Your Infrastructure

By Curt Micol March 7th, 2011

Cloud 2?

By Tom Mornini January 27th, 2011

Faster Websites in 5 Minutes

By geemus (Wesley Beary) January 21st, 2011

Introducing Rails Installer

By Wayne E. Seguin January 18th, 2011

Ruby Performance Testing Tips and Tricks

By thoughtbot January 12th, 2011

Leveraging iPads for Data Collection

By Jimmy Thrasher January 12th, 2011

JRuby on Windows

By Thomas Enebo January 12th, 2011

JRuby 1.6.0 RC1 Released

By Charles Oliver Nutter January 11th, 2011

JRuby 2010: Year In Review

By Charles Oliver Nutter December 30th, 2010

Connecting the Worlds of Java and Ruby with JRuby Webinar

By Nick Sieger December 20th, 2010

Virtualize This - Instant Rails in a Virtual Box

By Matt Reider December 3rd, 2010

Getting Setup for Ruby on Rails Development

By Danish Khan December 1st, 2010

Fikus: Deploying Padrino to Engine Yard AppCloud

By Tim Gourley November 2nd, 2010

Deployment Best Practices with Engine Yard and Bundler 1.0

By Andy Delcambre September 22nd, 2010

Managing your ey-cloud-recipes

By Dr Nic Williams September 9th, 2010

Monitoring Memory with JRuby, Part 2: Eclipse Memory Analyzer

By Charles Oliver Nutter September 8th, 2010

Rubinius wants to help YOU make Ruby better

By Brian Shirai August 30th, 2010

Pragmatic Polyglot Persistence with Rails

By Gerlando Piro August 23rd, 2010

Engine Yard CLI Now Open Source

By Andy Delcambre August 18th, 2010

Monitoring Memory with JRuby, Part 1: jhat and VisualVM

By Charles Oliver Nutter August 4th, 2010

A Gentle Introduction to Isolation Levels

By Xavier Shay July 21st, 2010

Engine Yard AppCloud CLI

By Corey Donohoe July 20th, 2010

Concurrency and the AASM Gem

By Xavier Shay July 19th, 2010

Everything You Need to Know About Unicorn

By Tyler Bird May 18th, 2010

MRI Memory Allocation, A Primer For Developers

By Kirk Haines May 4th, 2010

Monitoring the JVM Heap with JRuby

By Charles Oliver Nutter April 29th, 2010

Varnish: It's Not Just For Wood Anymore

By Kirk Haines April 15th, 2010

The Lowdown on Routes in Rails 3

By Rizwan Reza March 30th, 2010

Ruby Scales, AND It's Fast - If You Do It Right!

By Kirk Haines March 19th, 2010

Rails and Merb Merge: Rack (Part 6 of 6)

By Yehuda Katz March 16th, 2010

Making Ruby Fast: The Rubinius JIT

By Evan Phoenix March 9th, 2010

Memoization and id2ref

By Evan Phoenix February 26th, 2010

Rails and Merb Merge: ORM Agnosticism (Part 5 of 6)

By Yehuda Katz February 23rd, 2010

Rake and Ant Together: A Pick It n' Stick It Approach

By Thomas Enebo February 19th, 2010

A Hint of Hubris

By Larry Diehl February 16th, 2010

Let Them Code Cake!

By Martin Emde February 9th, 2010

Rails 3 Beta is Out -- A Retrospective

By Yehuda Katz February 4th, 2010

Homebrew: OS X's Missing Package Manager

By Andre Arko February 2nd, 2010

Iteration Shouldn't Spin Your Wheels!

By Evan Phoenix January 27th, 2010

Render Options in Rails 3

By Yehuda Katz January 18th, 2010

Getting Started with Nokogiri

By Aaron Patterson January 14th, 2010

Rails and Merb Merge: Plugin API (Part 3 of 6)

By Yehuda Katz January 11th, 2010

Ruby Tips: Numeric Classes

By Evan Phoenix January 7th, 2010

Rails and Merb Merge: Performance (Part 2 of 6)

By Yehuda Katz December 29th, 2009

Rails and Merb Merge: The Anniversary (Part 1 of 6)

By Yehuda Katz December 23rd, 2009

LDAP Directories: The Forgotten NoSQL

By Michael Mullany December 17th, 2009

Your Pages Will Load Faster with Rails!

By Yehuda Katz December 15th, 2009

Ready, Set, Go!

By Dave Astels December 9th, 2009

J is for JVM: Why the 'J' in JRuby?

By Thomas Enebo November 30th, 2009

The State of XML Parsing in Ruby (Circa 2009)

By Nick Sieger November 20th, 2009

Key-Value Stores in Ruby: The Wrap Up

By Kirk Haines November 17th, 2009

Using the Rubygems Bundler for Your App

By Sam Merritt November 12th, 2009

Distlockrun: Lockrun for Your Cloud

By Sam Merritt October 30th, 2009

Security vulnerability in nginx

By Michael Mullany October 29th, 2009

Improving the Rubinius Bytecode Compiler

By Brian Shirai October 22nd, 2009

The Art of Library

By geemus (Wesley Beary) October 19th, 2009

3 Ruby Quirks You Have to Love

By Thomas Enebo October 15th, 2009

Open Sourcing Rails Development Directory Code

By Tom Mornini October 13th, 2009

Rails in the Wild: 5 Client-Side Performance Observations

By Michael Mullany October 13th, 2009

How To Ensure Your Email Gets Delivered

By Raphael Karunditu October 8th, 2009

10 Years of Virtual Machine Performance (Semi) Demystified

By Michael Mullany October 5th, 2009

Custom Chef Recipes with Engine Yard Cloud

By Ezra Zygmuntowicz September 29th, 2009

MongoDB: A Light in the Darkness! (Key Value Stores Part 5)

By Kirk Haines September 24th, 2009

5 Things to Look for in JRuby 1.4

By Nick Sieger September 21st, 2009

5 Things You'll Love About Rubinius

By Brian Shirai September 17th, 2009

22 Technology Posts of Summer

By Tom Mornini September 15th, 2009

Cucumber: Step Argument Transforms

By Larry Diehl September 14th, 2009

To Redis or Not To Redis? (Key-Value Stores Part 4)

By Kirk Haines September 10th, 2009

You've Got Java in My Ruby

By Thomas Enebo September 8th, 2009

That's Not a Memory Leak, It's Bloat

By Sudara Williams September 3rd, 2009

Cassandra and Ruby: A Love Affair? (Key-Value Stores Part 3)

By Kirk Haines August 31st, 2009

Compiling Ruby: From Text to Bytecode

By Evan Phoenix August 27th, 2009

5 Tips for Sphinx Indexing

By Avrohom Katz August 25th, 2009

Scripting Java Libraries With JRuby

By Charles Oliver Nutter August 20th, 2009

My Five Favorite Things About Rails 3

By Yehuda Katz August 18th, 2009

Tokyo Cabinet (Key-Value Stores Part 2)

By Kirk Haines August 13th, 2009

5 Tips for Deploying Background Jobs in Ruby on Rails

By Taylor Weibley August 11th, 2009

15 Expert Tips for Using Cucumber

By Dave Astels August 5th, 2009

Key-Value Stores in Ruby (Key-Value Stores Part 1)

By Kirk Haines July 28th, 2009

Evolving Rails: Retaining Backward Compatibility

By Yehuda Katz July 13th, 2009

Cucumber: More Advanced

By Dave Astels July 9th, 2009

5 Ways to Speed Up Your Rails App

By Carl Lerche July 6th, 2009

Rubinius: The Book Tour

By Brian Shirai July 2nd, 2009

6 Steps To Refactoring Rails (for Mere Mortals)

By Yehuda Katz June 29th, 2009

Pair-Programming Should Be Co-Programming

By Joe Arnold June 25th, 2009

Introduction to BDD with Cucumber

By Dave Astels June 23rd, 2009

A Quick Primer on Sharding for Ruby on Rails

By Greg Nokes June 18th, 2009

Getting Started With JRuby

By Engine Yard June 15th, 2009

What is RubySpec?

By Brian Shirai June 11th, 2009

BigDecimal Vulnerability in Ruby 1.8.6 and 1.8.7

By Joe Arnold June 10th, 2009

Cross-Domain Data with Rack and Rails

By Jon Crosby May 28th, 2009

Understanding Cloud Benchmarks

By Jayson Vantuyl May 26th, 2009

Ruby 1.8.6 Maintenance Transition

By Kirk Haines May 21st, 2009

5 Tips to Scale Your Ruby on Rails Application

By Engine Yard May 20th, 2009

What We Mean When We Talk About the Open Cloud

By Michael Mullany April 1st, 2009

Rails 3 Status Update — A Fresh Look at Callbacks

By Yehuda Katz January 16th, 2009

Updated Public Erlang AMI

By Kevin Smith January 16th, 2009

Some Thor News

By Yehuda Katz January 14th, 2009

Dispatch: A Day of Cleanup

By Yehuda Katz January 11th, 2009

CodeMash Slides and Code

By Kevin Smith January 10th, 2009

A Clarification on Public API

By Yehuda Katz January 9th, 2009

Today/'s Communique

By Yehuda Katz January 8th, 2009

Another Dispatch: Step 1 of 2 Complete!

By Yehuda Katz January 7th, 2009

Today's Dispatch Weaning ActionView Off of Content Negotiation

By Yehuda Katz January 4th, 2009

Dispatch From the Front Lines: What I Learned Today

By Yehuda Katz January 2nd, 2009

Rails Refactor Update (and Merb

By Yehuda Katz January 1st, 2009

Another Rails 2.x/3 Update

By Yehuda Katz December 30th, 2008

A Rails Communique

By Yehuda Katz December 29th, 2008

Merb 1.0.7 Release Notes

By Yehuda Katz December 29th, 2008

Status Memorandum

By Yehuda Katz December 28th, 2008

Dispatch From the Front Lines

By Yehuda Katz December 27th, 2008

Merb *is* Rails

By Ezra Zygmuntowicz December 24th, 2008

Rails and Merb Merge

By Yehuda Katz December 24th, 2008

The Merb / Rails merger announcement, an inside opinion

By Carl Lerche December 24th, 2008

Rails 2.x + Merb 1.x = Rails 3.0!

By Tom Mornini December 24th, 2008

Rails & Merb, working together!

By Lance Walley December 24th, 2008

Apache + Passenger -vs- nginx + mongrel

By Tom Mornini December 6th, 2008

Merb 1.0 Spec Change

By Yehuda Katz November 24th, 2008

Rubinius: Past, Present and Future

By Tom Mornini November 18th, 2008

Merb 1.0 Released

By Nick French November 9th, 2008

Merb RC5 - Final RC!

By Yehuda Katz November 4th, 2008

Merb OpenID Consumer Application Based on Merb-Auth

By Corey Donohoe November 1st, 2008

Awesome Bundling in Merb 1.0 Final

By Yehuda Katz November 1st, 2008

Rubinius CPP Work Branch Change

By Evan Phoenix October 29th, 2008

Ezra Gives Google Tech Talk on Merb and Rubinius

By Nick French October 25th, 2008

Multi Environment Merb+DM Deployment with Vlad+Git

By Corey Donohoe October 21st, 2008

News and Photos from the Vertebra Sprint in Omaha

By Jayson Vantuyl October 16th, 2008

Merb Master Process

By Yehuda Katz October 4th, 2008

Integrity: Continuous Integration

By Corey Donohoe September 27th, 2008

Merb Milestones and Events!

By Leah Silber September 25th, 2008

Waterfalls & Workflow: the Rubinius Sprint in Portland

By Amanda Walter September 10th, 2008

Amazon S3 Backups Now GPG Encrypted

By Ezra Zygmuntowicz January 27th, 2007

Encrypted Subversion Now Up and Running

By Tom Mornini January 13th, 2007

Backups Now Encrypted

By Tom Mornini December 24th, 2006

Details Coming Together!

By Tom Mornini September 29th, 2006

Technical Details

By Ezra Zygmuntowicz September 25th, 2006