許多小本生意在剛開始經營的時候總是對支出斤斤計較,小心翼翼避免不必要的支出,所以架設網站對他們而言是奢侈的花費,大部分經營者認為不需要將資金投資在網站上。 他們甚至認為Facebook 就已經足夠讓他們在網路上擁有一席之地,有些則認為靠著四處打電話招攬生意或者發送廣告信件就可以打下江山,但事實上,在這個...

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Leveraging Spot Instances with Spotinst and Rancher

At Playa, we have dockerized all of our services (Yes, it means that all of our client websites are now Docker Images). We use Rancher as our docker orchestration platform, where servers from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and some self-hosted bare metal servers formed a cluster of docker ...

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Playa joins Microsoft BizSpark

Playa is a start-up company based in Hong Kong. We create bespoke experiences across wide range of industries and are dedicated to offer seamless and effortless solutions to ease your job. We announces that we join BizSpark, a Microsoft program. BizSpark is Microsoft’s program of software and ...

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Docker Series 1 - Dockerize our hosting environment

Here at Playa, we love Docker. Docker allows us to deploy apps quickly and easily across a cluster of our cloud servers. Here's a little tutorial explaining how we dockerize our hosting environment. A checklist of what we gonna do: -Nginx as web server -Nginx pagespeed module -PHP5 FPM S...

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A New Home

Everything is packed, and we got a new home! Over the past few months, we have been busy searching for a new office. Cyberport is great but it's time to move forward. We have settled in Chai Wan this week. Look, there are windows! Our new address is Rm 308, Flat A&B, Prince Factory Bldg., 5 S...

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Join Us at Cyberport Career Fair 2016

Playa is joining Cyberport Career Fair 2016 this year and we’re looking for a one-year Software Developer Internship (Web / Mobile). Tertiary institutes/university students majoring in IT, business and design will be greeted with plenty of opportunities to work in startups. Check out our booth...

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Vote for Charles Mok Office in Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme

We have collaborated with LegCo Councilor Charles Mok Office revamping his website last year. They are nominated for Most Favourite Website in Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme, organised by Office of the Government Chief Information Officer. Head to the voting site and vote for!

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Hello! Meet Playa's New Brand

We are stoked to launch our new website. The new site features a fern green overhaul and a new logo design. Not only do they align with design trend, but also offer a refreshing web experience to our customers. Check out our new brand guideline offered by Frontify...

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Happy Chinese Year

Happy Chinese New Year! One year has passed and the year of monkey has arrived. The new year is going to be exciting as multiple projects are launching.

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