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Iron.io Demoing at SF Beta (March 27th)

By Iron | March 11, 2012

  Iron.io will be one of the demo tables at SF Beta on March 27th. SF Beta is a great…

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Rackspace Guest Post: Iron.io Gives App Developers Agility, Scalability Boost

By Iron | February 29, 2012

Here’s a piece that Travis Reeder posted for the Rackspace Blog the other day.

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Iron.io is now on Rackspace

By Iron | February 21, 2012

We’re happy to announce that IronMQ, one of Iron.io’s premier application services, is now included as a service within the…

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Iron.io is sponsoring AngelHack 2.0.

By Iron | February 20, 2012

Iron.io is sponsoring AngelHack 2.0. AngelHack brings together startup communities from around the country for hackathon competitions. Participants spend a weekend building…

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When Unit Tests Aren’t Enough… ABT – Always Be Testing

By Iron | February 14, 2012

  Traditionally, developers create unit tests to test code and to ensure bugs don’t get introduced as time goes on…

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Rate Limiting Your Workers to Play Nicer with Other API’s

By Iron | February 10, 2012

  Overview Many third-party API’s have rate limits to ensure you don’t overuse or DoS them. Twitter for instance has…

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Platforms, Languages, and App Services: Economies and Communities of Scale

By Iron | February 8, 2012

Platforms, Languages, and App Services The case for cloud platforms is being made convincingly these days. Platforms magnify the power…

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IronWorker and IronMQ now on AppFog

By Iron | February 8, 2012

Today, we’re happy to announce that IronMQ and IronWorker are now included as supported add-ons for AppFog. We are very…

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IronWorker Goes Multi-Language! Now Supports Ruby, PHP, and Python

By Iron | January 30, 2012

  Today marks a big milestone in the evolution if IronWorker: multi-language support. In addition to Ruby which we’ve supported…

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IronMQ on Heroku Now Open to the Public

By Iron | January 16, 2012

IronMQ is now in General Availability on Heroku so everyone can add it to their Heroku apps. It’s really easy…

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Iron.io at Heroku Waza

By Iron | January 11, 2012

Hey All, Both Travis and I (co-founders) will be at Heroku Waza tomorrow in San Francisco. It’s Heroku’s first developer…

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Iron.io: Ironclad Cloud Application Services

By Iron | December 7, 2011

It’s with great pleasure that we present to you our new brand and website, Iron.io. As a cloud application services provider, our…

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