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Become a Heroku Rails Ninja: Expert Level Deployment Tools

Course Summary

Deploy your Ruby on Rails Apps to Heroku like an Expert. Save time and money applying the techniques explained here.

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    Course Syllabus

    • The Basics
      • Introduction
      • Deploying your first Ruby on Rails app to Heroku
      • Team management with Git workflow
      • Continuous Deployment (part 1: gems)
      • Continuous Deployment (part 2: database migrations)
      • Add-on management and Scheduled Tasks
      • Add-on for log visibility: Papertrail
      • Add-on for app performance visibility: New Relic
      • Getting multiple concurrent web processes out of each dyno
      • Upgrading the Database for more capacity
    • Getting ready for Production
      • Refactoring for faster response
      • Config Variables for Sensitive Information
      • Heroku's Read-Only File System and Dyno Isolation
      • File storage using amazon S3 or any other provider
      • Generate Thumbnails for your Carrierwave Uploads
      • Adding some design with the Rails Asset Pipeline and Bootstrap
      • Move static assets to cloud storage with Asset Sync
      • Basic Domain Names configuration for your apps
      • PointDNS Add-On for easier domain settings
      • Set good looking Error and Maintenance pages
    • Optimizations and Tips
      • Identifying bottlenecks at scale
      • Implement Memcachier to support more traffic
      • Load testing your app
      • Cache pages that receive params
      • Production databases and pg:extras
      • Run queries on your database and set replication
      • Improving query times on production databases
      • Super dynos (2x), deep view on how memory is allocated per dyno
      • Console timeouts and connectivity issues
      • Manage multiple heroku accounts from the command line with heroku:accounts

Course Fee:
USD 75

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1 - 4 hours / week

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