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Aug 24, 2020   |  By TJ Holowaychuk
My latest product Apex Logs is now in open beta! Apex Logs is a structured and plain-text log management solution, with a minimal design, simple API, a rich query language, and flexible alerting integrations. On top of that Apex Logs currently has the most competitive pricing in the industry, up to 10 times more cost-effective than the offerings from Papertrail, Loggly, DataDog, and others at only $0.40/GB (ingested). Let’s take a look!
Apr 6, 2019   |  By TJ Holowaychuk
Serverless technologies are lowering the barrier to entry for global deployments with on-demand pricing and scaling. AWS’ serverless offerings are now supported in 16 regions, and with the help of Up Pro’s latest v1.2.0 release we’re going to take a look at setting up a globally distributed app to decrease latency for your customers.
May 10, 2018   |  By TJ Holowaychuk
Just a quick post highlighting some of the changes made since Apex Up v0.5.0! If you’re unfamiliar with Up, it’s a command-line tool to help you deploy and manage near-infinitely scalable serverless web applications and APIs on AWS. You can deploy as many applications as you need, for the fraction of the price of other providers, with zero operational maintenance or manual scaling efforts.
Feb 9, 2018   |  By TJ Holowaychuk
This small release introduces custom stages, stage-level configuration overrides, instant rollbacks and a few other refinements for Up the serverless deployment tool.
Dec 19, 2017   |  By TJ Holowaychuk
This is the first official release of Up Pro, which includes a number of improvements over the open-source version for production applications. If you’re unfamiliar with Up, it’s a tool which helps you manage and deploy serverless apis, apps and websites in seconds to your own AWS infrastructure. In short: it’s the easiest way to deploy Node.js, Golang, Python among others to AWS, and can cost as little as $1/mo to run or in some cases free.
Dec 4, 2017   |  By TJ Holowaychuk
Many Apex Up users have been asking about integration with continuous integration platforms, this post walks through staging and deploying Up to production using Semaphore CI.
Feb 6, 2020   |  By Apex
A quick preview of my Apex Logs centralized structured logging product.
Apr 26, 2018   |  By Apex
Learn how to utilize Up Pro's encrypted environment variables for stage-specific sensitive information such as database connection strings or Stripe API keys.
Apr 26, 2018   |  By Apex
Learn to deploy and manage serverless applications from development to production using AWS Lambda and Apex Up.
Apr 26, 2018   |  By Apex
Learn how to utilize Up Pro's Git integration to instantly roll back to previous versions.

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Our features at a glance:

  • Beautiful Reporting: Detailed monitor reporting highlights timing distribution, errors, geographical latency and more.
  • Flexible Alerting: Alerts notify your team when a monitor is down or performing slowly, receiving notifications for both the triggered and resolve state.
  • Status Pages: Create as many public status pages as you need, keep your customers informed of current and recent outages.
  • Slack Integration: Receive notifications when an end-point is down or performing poorly. Report to one or more Slack teams and channels.
  • PagerDuty Integration: Notify your front-end when your app is unresponsive, and the back-end team when your API is down with PagerDuty's on-call scheduling.
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  • Distributed Monitors: Choose from 15 regions across the globe to ensure all of your customers are happy.
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