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    Deploying Microservices to AWS at Gilt: Introducing ION-Roller

    by Adrian Trenaman Follow 1 Followers , Natalia Bartol Follow 0 Followers , Gary Coady Follow 0 Followers on  May 08, 2015 11

    Over a period of seven years, has grown from an e-commerce start-up running a monolithic Ruby on Rails application to $1B luxury goods company operating a cloud-based microservice platform utilising Scala, Docker and AWS. This article introduces Gilt's ION-Roller continuous deployment application, and explains the history and motivations that lead to the creation of this tool.