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Learning Heroku Postgres by Patrick Espake

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Adding the add-on and creating the first database

Heroku Postgres is accessible via any programming language by the connection driver of PostgreSQL; this includes all languages and frameworks supported by Heroku, such as Java, Ruby, Python, Scala, Play, Node.js, and Clojure.

Adding the Heroku Postgres add-on

You can add the Heroku Postgres add-on in two different ways: via the Heroku add-ons gallery or the Heroku client.

Via the Heroku add-ons gallery

Heroku offers a gallery of add-ons for your applications, this gallery is available at https://addons.heroku.com/.

Via the Heroku add-ons gallery

Heroku add-ons gallery

In the Data Stores area, you can find the Heroku Postgres add-on ...

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