2 hours Track

Deploying Rails Apps


You've learned to create a Rails app on your development machine. Now you need to make it available for others to use. For that, you'll need to deploy it to a production server. By the end of this track, you'll have learned how to install Ruby and Rails on a server, along with database software and all the other components your app needs to run. We'll show you how to do it manually first, to build your understanding of how everything works together. Then we'll show you how to automate the process, so you can spend your time making your app great!

  • An entry-level salary for the technologies covered in this track is about $80,000 / yr on average.

  • Some companies that use these technologies regularly include: Treehouse, Twitter, GitHub, Shopify, Airbnb, Groupon, Square, and Hulu