Vapor: API Gateway vs Load Balancers

When using an AWS serverless infrastructure powered by Vapor, you have three different options to consider when determining how to route traffic to your application: API Gateway v1, API Gateway v2, and Load Balancers. In this article, we are going to compare these three options in terms of performance, pricing, and features.

Nuno Maduro Jun, 16 2021

Envoyer: Infrastructure Upgrades

On June 12th we upgraded Envoyer's infrastructure, which allowed us to migrate to PHP 8, Laravel 8, and Spark Next. Due to the upgrades, it means that Envoyer is now using new IP addresses.We emailed all subscribed customers on Wednesday June 9th advising that any...

James Brooks Jun, 14 2021

Vapor: Common Infrastructure Performance Tips

In this article, we'll cover the Vapor most common infrastructure performance tips that may speed your Laravel applications powered by Vapor.

Nuno Maduro Jun, 11 2021

Cashier Stripe v13 Released

We're very excited to announce the immediate availability of Cashier v13.

Dries Vints Jun, 8 2021

Forge: May Round-Up

A whole month has flown by since our last post which rounded up all of the things...

James Brooks Jun, 1 2021

Vapor: Introducing Managed Firewalls

Today, we are proud to introduce Vapor's managed firewalls for basic protection against denial-of-service attacks targeting your environment, as well as protection against pervasive bot traffic that can consume your environment's resources.

Nuno Maduro May, 27 2021

Vapor: Database Upgrades Are Now Available

Vapor allows you to easily create and manage RDS and Aurora Serverless databases. And, starting today, you may upgrade an existing database directly from the Vapor UI or using the Vapor CLI.

Nuno Maduro May, 20 2021

Vapor: Redis 6.x Clusters Are Now Available

Starting today, in addition to Redis 5.x Clusters, you may now also create and manage Redis 6.x Clusters. Redis 6.x is the latest version of open-source Redis software. This new version brings improved security and boosts the performance of your cache.

Nuno Maduro May, 4 2021

Forge: April Round-Up

April has been a busy month at Laravel Forge. With such a feature-packed month, I thought it...

James Brooks Apr, 30 2021

Security: SQL Injection in SQL Server "LIMIT" / "OFFSET"

Today we have released security patches via Laravel 6.20.26 and 8.40.0. These patches resolve a security vulnerability that allowed SQL injection when unfiltered user input was passed directly to the `limit` and `offset` methods of the Laravel query builder and the user was also using...

Taylor Otwell Apr, 28 2021

Vapor: Asia Pacific (Osaka) Region Is Now Available

Starting today, you may also choose the Asia Pacific (Osaka) region when starting a new project on Vapor. This new region offers low latency for customers seeking to serve end-users in Western Japan.

Nuno Maduro Apr, 26 2021

Forge: Octane Support

Back in March, Taylor announced the new Laravel Octane project at Laracon Online. Today we're pleased to announce that Octane support is available in Forge.

James Brooks Apr, 21 2021

Forge: DigitalOcean Premium Droplets Are Now Available

A few weeks ago, DigitalOcean introduced new Premium Droplets with faster Intel and AMD CPUs, enhanced memory performance, and high-performance disks. And starting today, you may use these Droplets on Forge when specifying the "Server Size" while creating a new server.

Nuno Maduro Apr, 1 2021

Forge: Deployment Rollbacks

We introduced the Deployments panel back in October 2020 and have continued to improve the functionality of it since. The...

James Brooks Mar, 30 2021

Forge: Site Commands

Forge has had the ability to execute arbitrary Bash scripts on your server via Recipes for some time now. However,...

James Brooks Mar, 30 2021

Forge: Session Changes

On the morning of March 18th all Laravel Forge sessions were manually logged out. This was done so that we...

James Brooks Mar, 19 2021

Forge: MeiliSearch Server Type

Today we're excited to announce MeiliSearch as a new addition to the recently released Server Types feature.MeiliSearch is an open source, blazingly fast and hyper relevant search-engine that will improve your search experience.Laravel Forge makes it quick and easy...

James Brooks Mar, 15 2021

Installer: Git Support

With the newly released v4.2 update of the Laravel installer comes an exciting new feature: Git Support! It's now possible to initialise a Git repository with the base skeleton already committed when setting up a new project. Simply make use of the `--git` flag to...

Dries Vints Mar, 9 2021

Forge: Using Tags To Organize Your Projects

As your server infrastructure and number of sites grows, finding the right server or site can become increasingly cumbersome. Thankfully,...

James Brooks Mar, 5 2021

Vapor: "Learn Laravel Vapor" is now available on YouTube

The video series "Learn Laravel Vapor" has been completed and is now available for viewing on YouTube. With 2 hours of content, our team will help you launch your Laravel infrastructure on Vapor and fall in love with the scalable simplicity of serverless.

Nuno Maduro Mar, 5 2021

Vapor: Docker Based Runtimes Are Now Available In All Regions

Previously, only a few regions supported Docker runtimes. But, starting today, you can use Docker runtimes in all regions supported by Vapor.

Nuno Maduro Feb, 17 2021

Laravel Internals: Episode #4

In this week's episode, our team members Dries Vints and Nuno Maduro chat about the recent developments on the Laravel ecosystem.

Nuno Maduro Feb, 11 2021

Cashier Stripe: Metered Billing and Stripe Checkout Support

Today we are excited to announce that Cashier Stripe has received some long anticipated updates, including support for [Stripe Checkout]( as well as support for [Metered Billing]( subscription plans. ## Stripe Checkout Stripe Checkout makes it a cinch to implement a way to bill your...

Dries Vints Feb, 8 2021

Forge: Introducing Server Types

Today we are excited to announce a new way to provision different types of servers within Laravel Forge. When creating...

James Brooks Feb, 4 2021
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