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Sending Email from Cloud Foundry Java Applications with SendGrid

By November 25, 2013

The following is a guest blog post by Scott Motte (@scottmotte), Developer Evangelist at SendGrid, a cloud based SMTP email delivery and management service. A few weeks ago SendGrid released their sendgrid-java helper library. The library goes a step further in sticking with Cloud Foundry’s “it just works” experience and making your life as a … Continue reading “Sending Email from Cloud Foundry Java Applications with SendGrid”

Scaling Real-time Apps on Cloud Foundry Using Node.js and RabbitMQ

By January 31, 2013

In the previous blog Scaling Real-time Apps on Cloud Foundry Using Node.js and Redis, we used Redis as a ‘session store’ and also as a ‘pub-sub’ service for chat messages. But in many enterprise grade real-time apps, you may want to use RabbitMQ instead of Redis to do pub-sub because of the reliability and features … Continue reading “Scaling Real-time Apps on Cloud Foundry Using Node.js and RabbitMQ”

Future-proofing Your Apps: Cloud Foundry and Node.js

By June 27, 2012

Most real-world applications we ship to consumers or enterprises are multi-year projects. In the cloud era, newer technologies (programming languages, runtimes, frameworks) are created faster than ever. While most of them fail to get any traction, once in a while a technology becomes popular because it solves a problem or set of problems extremely well. Now … Continue reading “Future-proofing Your Apps: Cloud Foundry and Node.js”