Heroku is a company offering a container-based cloud platform-as-a-service that enables developers to deploy, scale, and manage their applications. Its platform provides services and tools to build, run, and scale web and mobile apps. The company supports digital and software development agencies, partners, and enterprise companies.
Parent CompanySalesforce
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Heroku was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, US

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Heroku Office Locations

Heroku has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
415 Mission St #300
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Heroku Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$13 m


In total, Heroku had raised $13 m. Heroku is a subsidiary of Salesforce

Heroku Operating Metrics

Nov, 2017Feb, 2018Jun, 2018Oct, 2018Feb, 2019

Add-on Services


Annual Run Rate

$190 m$250 m

Apps Created

6 m7 m7 m

Requests Handled per Day

13 b13 b23 b
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Heroku Cybersecurity Score

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Heroku Online and Social Media Presence

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Heroku Blogs

Announcing General Availability of Heroku Shield Connect

Today we are pleased to announce general availability of Heroku Shield Connect, the latest addition to our lineup of Heroku Shield services. Heroku Shield, announced last year, enabled new capabilities for Dynos, Postgres databases and Private Spaces that make Heroku suitable for high compliance…

Auto Cert Management and More TLS Options for Private Spaces

Today we’re announcing two exciting TLS improvements for apps running in Private Spaces—Heroku’s runtime optimized for security-sensitive workloads that require network and tenant isolation: Automated Certificate Management to automatically create, configure, and renew free TLS certificates for c…

Rails Asset Pipeline Directory Traversal Vulnerability (CVE-2018-3760)

All previously released versions of Sprockets, the software that powers the Rails asset pipeline, contain a directory traversal vulnerability. This vulnerability has been assigned CVE-2018-3760. How do I know if I'm affected? Rails applications are vulnerable if they have this setting enabled i…

An Update on Redis Vulnerabilities and Patching

On May 10, 2018, we received notice about two critical vulnerabilities in Redis, both embargoed until this morning. Upon this notice, our Data Infrastructure team proceeded to patch all internal and customer databases in response to these vulnerabilities. As of today, all customer databases have b…

Heroku CLI: Completing Autocomplete

The CLI Team at Heroku strives to create a CLI user experience that is intuitive and productive. We had “build CLI autocomplete” in the icebox of our roadmap for many years. But if we were going to ship it, it had to complement the existing CLI experience. This is challenging because the Heroku CLI …

Heroku Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Heroku founded?

    Heroku was founded in 2007.

  • How many employees does Heroku have?

    Heroku has 145 employees.

  • Who are Heroku competitors?

    Competitors of Heroku include Azul Systems, NodeSource and Red Hat OpenShift.

  • Where is Heroku headquarters?

    Heroku headquarters is located at 415 Mission St #300, San Francisco.

  • Where are Heroku offices?

    Heroku has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Heroku have?

    Heroku has 1 office.