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…


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 …


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. …


This small release introduces custom stages, stage-level configuration overrides, instant rollbacks and a few other refinements for Up the serverless deployment tool.

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Custom Stages

The most notable change in v0.5.0 is the addition of custom stages—you’re no longer bound to staging and production — you may define as many stages as you…


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…


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.

Serverless Up applications typically deploy in a few seconds from a laptop, however with a poor network connection you may want to consider CI…


I’m back from a little vacation with a new release of Apex Up! This release introduces custom domains, domain purchasing from the command-line, improved logging support, and more. As usual, run up upgrade to update!

If you’re new to Up, it provides tooling enabling your team to deploy and manage…


This post walks through the creation of a serverless Slack command written in Golang, and deployed to AWS Lambda in seconds with Up.

You’ll be creating a `/time <url>` command used to check how long a website takes to respond. Up uses your own AWS account. …


Hello! This is the next release of Apex Up, a tool for deploying serverless apps and apis written in Golang, Node.js, Python or others in seconds to your own AWS infrastructure.

If this is the first time hearing about it, you may want to check out the Introduction blog post


Last year I wrote Blueprints for Up, describing how most of the building blocks are available to create a great serverless experience on AWS with minimal effort. This post talks about the initial alpha release of Up.

Why focus on serverless? For starters it’s cost-effective since you pay on-demand, only…

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