Cloud PhantomJS with IronWorker

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PhantomJS is cloud-friendly as it runs well on Amazon EC2, Heroku, and other server platforms. But what if you want to use PhantomJS without the hassle of setting up and maintaining a server? The solution is to use IronWorker, an elastic task queue service. As a service from Iron.io, IronWorker permits running background tasks with… Read more »

Cloud PhantomJS on Amazon EC2

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Joining the buzzword-laden crowd, here I’d like to say that PhantomJS goes to the cloud. Back to the realistic world, this blog post shows how easy it is to build and deploy PhantomJS on a Linux instance of Amazon EC2. If you are not familiar with EC2, it’s the Elastic Compute Cloud platform from Amazon… Read more »