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Identifying Crashed LXC Containers

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

This is a slightly technical post which I just wanted to put out there to assist anyone who may run into the problem. If you're not using Linux Containers, you...

Upgrading to production databases

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

Starting off with a Viaduct Hobby-level database is a great way to get your application up and running. However, when you enter production we strongly recommend upgrading your MySQL or...

Optimizing your MySQL Server

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

When building a scalable web application, the first performance problem most people will encounter is with their database queries. As your database grows, it is very likely that things will...

The Built‑in Viaduct PHP Server

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

Viaduct has always provided a built-in PHP server which can be used for hosting any PHP application on the platform. Until now, you just added a web process and used...

The Viaduct App Store

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

Viaduct is the ideal home for your web applications but it's also a great place to deploy other people's apps for your own use. For example, if you wanted to...

Change Repository URLs

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

Something we've been looking at for a while is the ability to change a repository URL once you have already deployed your application.

New Application Error Pages

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

In light of our recent redesign, it was time for us to refresh the look of the error pages which can appear if there are issues when accessing applications hosted...

Our Referral Programme

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

History tells us that word of mouth is one of the best tools to ensure growth. In light of that, we're announcing our new referral programme to encourage our users...

Ruby 2.1.x Platform Changes

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

Due to Ruby's relatively new versioning policy, we will now only be maintaining one version of Ruby per minor release (for example, 2.0, 2.1, 2.2 etc...). When a new tiny...

Installing Ghost on Viaduct

Posted in December 2014 on the Viaduct blog

Ghost is a fantastic new blogging engine (which we're using here) and it's now fully supported on the Viaduct platform. It's really really easy to get started.

Introducing Deploy 2.0

Posted in December 2014 on the aTech Media blog

Deploy's interface has remained pretty much unchanged since it's beta introduction in 2010. The app has changed since then and become more complicated, so we decided to give it a...