Zack Hobson

Heroku: It's cloud time! Sunday July 19, 2009

Although the name Heroku was familiar to me, I wasn’t sure why. Finally, today I took a closer look. By the time two hours had passed I’d moved Twooshness over to it, domain and all. It’s an impressive offering for a web developer working with Ruby. The interface is spare and simple, but it’s full-featured enough to support my stock Rails app with some pretty modern gem dependencies.

The cloud is changing the software landscape faster than I thought it would. Having products like Heroku makes it so easy for developers to get ideas out into the world. What I really need now is a good designer to partner with…