Adam

Adam is the managing director at aTech Media. A software developer & designer by trade specialising in Ruby & Rails - with over 130 open source repos. When not computer-ing, Adam enjoys a bit of baking, Formula 1 and playing FlightSim.

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Application grid view

Posted in March 2015 on the Viaduct blog

We've just pushed a new feature to Viaduct's web interface allowing you to browse your applications in a grid rather than a list. When you use the grid view, you'll...

Force start on deployment

Posted in March 2015 on the Viaduct blog

Whenever you deploy your application on Viaduct, we do a number of checks to make sure that your processes have started and are running properly before make the deployment active...

Creating MOSS returns for HMRC with JSON

Posted in March 2015 on the aTech Media blog

HMRC (the UK tax authority) have finally announced how UK businesses should submit details of their digital sales to other EU countries for their new VAT MOSS system. In my...

Scaling processes from the API

Posted in March 2015 on the Viaduct blog

We've just launched a new API method which allows you to easily scale the number of processes running up or down whenever needed.

Transferring apps to other users

Posted in March 2015 on the Viaduct blog

When we launched our organizations feature, we added functionality to allow you to transfer your applications between your organizations. However, this didn't allow you to easily transfer apps to other...

A new look aTech Identity

Posted in March 2015 on the aTech Media blog

For those of you who don't know, aTech Identity is our single sign on system which is used across many of our apps to allow you to login to any...

Composer, Viaduct & GitHub API Limits

Posted in March 2015 on the Viaduct blog

Unlike most package managers, the team behind Composer have opted for a system which, by default, relies upon talking directly to the GitHub API. Unfortunately, GitHub impose a rate limit...

Merging Pull Requests on GitHub

Posted in March 2015 on the aTech Media blog

Today I’m talking about the merge button on GitHub, why you shouldn’t use it and presenting an alternative which is cleaner & easier to use.

The Atom Stack

Posted in February 2015 on the Viaduct blog

Firstly, the most important news, we've just released Ruby 2.2.0 and Node 0.12.0 on the platform. You can start using these right now.

Oh? What's this? New Website!

Posted in February 2015 on the Viaduct blog

I'm extremely pleased to announce the launch of our new website! We've been working on this for a few weeks and I'm really pleased with the new lick of paint.