Last week, Red Hat announced the Public release of it’s OpenShift Online platform, a new cloud application platform for provisioning, managing, and scaling applications. We’re avid fans of the OpenShift platform: we’ve been using it for the past year for the runtime environment provided with each workspace.
Today we announce the availability of OpenShift as a new deployment target from within C9.io, allowing you to easily deploy your application to your machines on OpenShift. Here’s how it works:
1. Go to the deploy menu by clicking on the balloon icon:
Click the balloon to enter.
2. Create a Deploy Server:
Click the “+”
3. Sign up or sign in to your OpenShift account:
4. Set up a machine:
Choose a name and application type and click “add”. C9.io will then start creating your gear on OpenShift.
Click the “Deploy” button…... Done!
OpenShift offers a free tier which allows you to create up to three small machines, each offering 1GB of storage and 512mb of memory. Professional plans start at $20 per month.