Heroku case studies
Our customers range from startups to industry giants and everyone in-between. Learn how Heroku helps them ship apps fast, collaborate easily, and build powerful, data-driven apps.
Altus Assessments Delivers Thousands of Data-Intensive Tests at Once on HerokuRead full story →
SwimTopia Scales Seamlessly on Heroku During Peak SeasonRead full story →
Furnished Quarters Builds Personalized Customer Apps on Heroku Using Salesforce DataRead full story →
Dubsmash Chooses Heroku Again to Re-Launch Its Video Sharing ServiceRead full story →
Heroku Enables Rapid Growth for SHIFT Commerce and Its CustomersRead full story →
Heroku’s Scalability Enables Paneco.com Singapore to Leapfrog the CompetitionRead full story →
Heroku’s Flexible Data Services Allow ClickFunnels Ample Opportunity to GrowRead full story →
Trust in Heroku Allows Moneytree to Focus on Advancing Financial Services in Japan and AustraliaRead full story →
Trust in Heroku Enables DrivenData to Focus on Scaling Social ImpactRead full story →
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Stories from the community
Heroku is a favorite topic on developer news sites and blogs. We’ve collected a sampling of articles on other sites that share developer experiences, perspectives, and advice.
- To 30 Billion and Beyond
I decided that if I wanted to run ipify in a scalable, highly available and cheap way then Heroku was the simplest and best option: so that’s what I went with.
- Why I pick Heroku over AWS Lambda. But not always.
The short story: Developer experience trumps everything.
- Five reasons why hosting on Heroku benefits our customers
Running the software we build on Heroku is a great strategic decision for us as an agency. It allows us, as a relatively small team, to offer competitive hosting packages.
- Why DEV hosts on Heroku (and how we configure our service)
In a phrase, we've been using Heroku for years because it gives us our time back, and really doesn't need to be taught.
- PaaS vs IaaS: Choosing the Right Technology for Your Project
Understanding your team’s biases, moving past them, and choosing the correct technology is critical. Is it a PaaS or IaaS? A PaaS and Heroku were the right choices for Ohana.
- Building a Slackbot to Answer Analytics Questions From Your Database
Learn how to build a Slackbot to answer analytics questions from your database, or in other words, how to use a Lita chatbot to fetch data from Heroku Dataclips.