31 Dec 2013 in Deis v1 PaaS

Deis 0.3.1 - Fixes and Docs

The Deis project is happy to announce our v0.3.1 release. Usage of Deis has begun to take off, and the user community has been extremely helpful in finding issues and suggesting improvements. This is a maintenance release that implements and fixes nearly everything reported so far. Please keep the feedback coming!

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12 Dec 2013 in Deis v1 PaaS

Deis 0.3.0 - App Sharing and Docker 0.7.1

The Deis project is thrilled to announce our v0.3.0 release. We've added support for team workflows with App sharing, beefed up our documentation for operations folks, developers, and contributors, and tightened up the Deis controller with updated components including the Flynn project's slugbuilder and slugrunner.

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12 Nov 2013 in Deis v1 PaaS

First Thousand GitHub Stars

Last week, the Deis project passed 1,000 GitHub stars. Looking through the list of developers, we are flattered and humbled.

Three months ago we launched Deis with the slogan "Your PaaS, Your Rules" because we thought software teams wanted an application platform they could customize — a platform that appeals to developers, but also to the engineers in charge of operating it. Your response has been overwhelming.

Thank you for all your support. We're just getting started.

11 Nov 2013 in Deis v1 PaaS

Guest Post: Deis on Digital Ocean

We are happy to share this guest blog post by Matt Fisher (@bacongobbler).

...Thanks to new emerging technologies like Configuration Management tools, Platform as a Service layers, and the push for companies to adopt a DevOps approach to their solutions, IT orchestration and application management got a hell of a lot easier. One of these new tools that leverage both containerization and configuration management in their workflow is Deis.

As of commit 1ca8d840f5, DigitalOcean clustering support has been added, so you can have your own mini-Heroku on DigitalOcean! The documentation for getting your own cluster set up on DigitalOcean can be found here. This post will (hopefully!) help give you a basic overview on how easy it is to deploy a cluster on DigitalOcean.

Read the rest on Matt Fisher's blog.