It’s Time To Double Up (Using Amazon’s RDS Read Replication Database Servers With Heroku For Master-Slave Replication)

Heroku is great for rapid application development but if you want to run multiple databases it doesn’t provide any options. Running multiple databases in a master-slave orientation can provide an elegant solution to many scaling issues. This can be accomplished on heroku using my forked version of schoefmax’s gem multi_db. First a quick look at […]

has_many :collaborations, :through => :local_rails_community

Here in Portland we have the pleasure of working around lots of other great developers. Last Thursday, April 15th, our friends over at Kongregate invited us and some other developers (entp, and Puppet Labs) from around the area to a little hackfest. Beer, Pizza and side project collaborations were on the table. I was […]