Jake Trent

Tag: Deployment

"12-Factor App" Summary

I recently had a chance to go through the principles of the 12-Factor App as listed on 12factor.net. It’s written by some of the fine folk at Heroku. The principles describe the best practices they see for how to get a modern web app deployed properly. It’s a short read. This summary is even shorter.

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Hotdeploy in Intellij 8

Development on JEE projects can be a real pain sometime. 12 of this (sometimes in literal minutes) is because of the need to spin up the server in order to run your code. This server startup time can be a killer of one’s development momentum.

True to its mantra, IntelliJ IDEA delivers some goodness is making this pain a little more pleasurable – if that’s possible.

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