The Heroku Postgres team is hitting the road in coming months and we'd love to connect with you. If you'd like to connnect with us at any of the events below drop us a line postgres@heroku.com or @HerokuPostgres

Postgres Open

The first opportunity to connect with us is in September at Postgres Open. If you've already got your tickets for Postgres Open join us for drinks and/or pizza at Clark Ale House on Tuesday September 17, and make sure to check out talks by me and Peter Geoghegan at the conference.

If you don't already have your ticket for Postgres Open but are interested in going, we've got a chance for you to win a ticket from us for free.

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Starting today, Heroku would like to publicly thank all the independent security researchers who have practiced responsible disclosure and helped us remediate issues.

The Heroku Security Researcher Hall of Fame lists these researchers, along with the date of their initial report. If you've found a new security issue on our platform, we'd love to hear from you.

Our intent is for this list to be comprehensive, going back to our beginning. If you’ve reported a vulnerability to us in the past, and you’re either not listed or you’d like your listing changed (e.g., typos, change a link) or removed entirely, just let us know.

Ground Rules:

  • Customer applications are ineligible for...


At Heroku, we’ve had the privilege of running and managing millions of amazing apps built by our users. Over a year ago, Heroku co-founder Adam Wiggins published the Twelve Factor App, based directly on these experiences. It distills best practices for building modern cloud applications into a 12-factor methodology specifically designed to maximize developer productivity and application maintainability.

Twelve Factor apps are built for agility and rapid deployment, enabling continuous delivery and reducing the time and cost for new developers to join a project. At the same time, they are architected to exploit the principles of modern cloud platforms while permitting maximum portability...


Sharing your app’s status is critical for communicating and building trust with your users - whether it’s down for maintenance, experiencing problems with service providers, suffering from interruptions or performance problems, or up and running perfectly. Here at Heroku, we accomplish this with Heroku Status. But today, we’re introducing our first add-on that makes it easy to communicate app status with users of your app - StatusPage, now in public beta.

StatusPage lets you build your own branded status page so you can share status information and public metrics about your app while also providing highly-available downtime communication. Enable the Heroku integration by setting a few...


Throughout the year we participate in a lot of conferences, hackathons, meet-ups, educational programs, and open source projects. At each and every one, we are inspired by the accomplishments, projects, and people we get to meet there. We welcome the opportunity to talk to you about your projects, answer your questions and share some awesome Heroku swag. If you see us at an event, please stop by and say "Hi."

Each month you can find out where Heroku will be by going to our events page, on Twitter, or on Facebook where you can also see where we've been.

So what's happening in August?

The month started off on August 3rd with Richard Schneeman @schneems and Harold Gimenez...


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