Fast track your startup business
Entrepreneurs focus on getting their great ideas to market swiftly, so they can start building out their business. To stay competitive, you need to deliver apps fast, iterate on apps quickly, set up to scale, and control operational costs.
Heroku is a cloud-based, platform-as-a-service (PaaS) that gives startups a powerful solution for building, deploying, and operating their business-critical apps. The Heroku platform is fully-managed, meaning that we take care of servers, hardware, and infrastructure, so you can keep your team lean and focused on product. Heroku grows with your business — use a range of free services to get established and then scale up with increased usage.
Sprint from concept to delivery on Heroku
Heroku is built for speed. The platform is meticulously designed to help developers maintain a fast, highly-productive workflow. Deploy new apps and updates to Heroku within minutes, and scale your app’s resources with a couple of clicks or commands. Heroku’s ease-of-use and polyglot language support make it easier to onboard new developers with a variety of skillsets.
With Heroku’s simplified operational experience, any one of your developers can monitor and manage your apps from a central dashboard, no dedicated DevOps staff needed. Heroku helps keep your startup lean, focused on product, and delivering the highest value to your business.
Stay lean, efficient, and focused on development
Heroku allows startups to maximize resources and control costs while building out their business. The platform’s managed service takes care of hardware and infrastructure concerns, so your team can do their best work. Learn more by exploring Heroku’s capabilities on the following pages.
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SHIFT Commerce's Journey: Deconstructing Monolithic Applications into Services
Ryan Townsend, CTO of SHIFT, provides an overview of his team's journey into building a microservices architecture with the support of Apache Kafka on Heroku.