Earlier this year we decided that we wanted to move our PostgreSQL database for the Vericred API from Heroku to AWS Amazon Aurora. Aurora offers higher performance, better scaling options, and more flexibility at a lower cost while still being fully managed. Aurora is also PostgreSQL compatible, so the change appeared seamless to our API and our engineers. With the … Continued

In our last two blog posts we discussed the why and the how of using Rust to speed up Ruby apps. In this post we’re going to take a quick look at error handling between Ruby and Rust code. Ruby Vs Rust Error Handling Ruby, like most popular programming languages, use exceptions to indicate error conditions. You rescue (or catch in other … Continued