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Steve Jobs Memorial Day

Today is Steve Jobs Memorial Day at PHP Fog. Today all regular development stopped. When you buy an iPhone and open the box, the experience is flawless from start to finish. The plastic wrapping comes off with ease, no need to grab scissors. The box feels rich and when you open it, cords and papers Read more…

AppFog Reveals Cloud Foundry Integration For Multi-Language Support

Private Beta for AppFog (Cloud Foundry on AWS) starts today, signup now at AppFog.com All PaaS systems are either already multi-language or will become multi-language. In a few years, all PaaS technology will look the same, so what will make the difference? User experience. What is the difference between the iPad and everything else? User Read more…

What PHP Fog will do with $8M

As has been reported in a few places, we have just raised $8M more in funding which brings our total amount of funding to nearly $10M. Additionally we have changed our company name to AppFog. What does this all mean to our customers? PHP is still our #1 focus. We are dedicated to providing the Read more…

Announcing PHP Fog General Availability

I’d like to tell you a story of how almost a year ago, a simple idea that many people had before me changed my life. One night on a whim, I posted a link on Hacker News. It simply contained a landing page with a value proposition, an email capture form and a silly cloud graphic. Read more…

We are up and running again full speed

Last week we had to shut down all services. Now we are running again at full speed. All existing apps are running phpMyAdmin is running, now under SSL git push is now deploying New applications can be created New beta users are being added daily NewRelic integration will be back by the end of the Read more…

Scaling PHP Up, Out, and Around

The most common question we get at PHP Fog is “is this like a VPS?” Many PHP developers have worked with shared and dedicated hosting wonder what a “cloud-based” (fully managed) stack like PHP Fog can provide. We provide unprecedented scalability, but what does that mean? Scalability in this context is the ability for your Read more…

Even More Progress at PHP Fog

Less than two weeks ago we told you about our huge progress with a free tier, deploy tools, and great new UI. All this was just not good enough for the team here at PHP Fog, so we set out to deliver more. We have been listening to your feedback and are proud to announce Read more…

Huge Progress at PHP Fog

UPDATE: If you too want to use PHP Fog today, we will give you an instant invite if you tell 3 friends about us. We are excited to announce today numerous changes and additions we are releasing in our most recent iteration. We have been listening to our customers and working hard to deliver easy Read more…

PHP Fog Git Deploy

We at PHP Fog have been working really hard to bring in people as quickly as possible and feel really bad we have not been able to keep up with demand. Even though we are inviting people in bigger groups every week, there are still many of you on the waiting list being very patient. Read more…

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