Heroku – The official cloud platform for Facebook


Platform as a service provider Heroku’s launch of an Facebook Application Package was aimed to help companies build Facebook applications using Heroku’s platform more easily.

Heroku enables businesses to easily build, deploy and scale their applications, and Facebook has been the most popular social platform for these applications. So, the company’s new Facebook Application Package brings that knowledge and experience helping customers build applications to bear, with resources specifically catered to help Facebook developers. Included in the package is Heroku’s dedicated database service, dynos and workers, New Relic application performance monitoring, and memcaching.

Heroku’s CEO Byron Sebastian says that “Facebook applications are a clear category where we’ve seen customers large and small successfully reach millions of new potential customers and users on our platform. The Heroku Facebook initiative helps customers leverage the best practices we have identified from working with these applications.”

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