Updated by Matt Cholick on Nov 23, 2015
Article Code: a-586
Users can deploy apps to AppFog v2 directly from the Control Portal. Provide a link to a public ZIP archive of your app, configure, and deploy.
Deploy to AppFog from the Control Portal
From an individual space page, there's a button "deploy an app".
Which will take you to a configuration page for you application:
app name- a short name unique to the space. Avoid characters that are inconvenient to use on the command line
instances- a minimum of two instances are recommended to ensure your application stays available
memory per instance
app zip url- if you're deploying from a public Github repository, right-click on the "Download ZIP" to get the link to the repository's contents and use that
Once configured, click
deploy app to begin the process. Logs will beging to stream shortly just as if you had used a
cf push command.
This feature supports many buildpacks such as Ruby, Node.js and other dynamic languages as well as compiled languages that perform compilation as part of the buildpack. It doesn't support build packs that require a pre-compilation step, like the Java buildpack used with a