The Heroku Runtime is the part of the Heroku platform responsible for running and managing your application. The Heroku Runtime is responsible for provisioning and orchestrating containers (dynos), managing and monitoring their lifecycle, providing proper network configuration, HTTP routing, log aggregation, and more.
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Secure internet communication is one of the most important issues facing technology practitioners these days. But for many software development teams, it’s an afterthought. Almost every week there’s a new headline about web security: Google Chrome flagging non-HTTPS sites as insecure, Apple requiring iOS apps’ API communication to use HTTPS, and Google giving search ranking preference to HTTPS. Join Josh Aas, head of Let’s Encrypt and the Internet Security Research Group, and Chris Castle, Developer Advocate from Heroku who will talk about what every developer needs to know about HTTPS today.