Monday, 4 April 2016

Introduction to Heroku

Introduction

Heroku is a cloud based platform to support services online. 

It is a PAAS (Platform As A Service) Software.

It's official website is:

https://www.heroku.com

We can sign-up for free using this URL:  https://signup.heroku.com

Recently, It was taken over by "Salesforce" company, which is an USA based Cloud Computing Services Company.

It supports many platforms and many languages like 
  • Java
  • Scala
  • Node JS
  • PHP
  • and more.


Heroku Free Sinup:


We can sign-up for free using this URL:  https://signup.heroku.com


Once we signup with Heroku, we can login and use Heroku services for free.

Heroku Login:

Use username and password to login to Heroku as shown below:


Once we login to Heroku, we can see it's home page as shown below:

We can use "Logout" option from right side menu as shown below to signout from Heroku application:



I will deliver some more posts on how to deploy your Java(Spring) and Scala(Play) based applications on Heroku.


Please drop me your valuable comments or suggestions here.

Thank you.