Paul Leader

Paul is one of our senior developers, and is often favourably compared to C-3PO in the office – not only for the fact that he is worshipped as a deity by small, furry creatures but also in his vast knowledge of programming languages, which he is able to wield expertly for extraordinary results in all of our projects.

Paul Leader's latest blog post:

Automatically restart struggling Heroku dynos using LogEntries

We have a Rails app hosted on Heroku which periodically¬†develops a memory leak, pushing it well over Heroku’s per-dyno memory quote and slowing everything down as it hits swap. The issue is intermittent, random, and only happens every few days but it’s easy enough to deal with, just restart the dynos. However it has a Read More »