Anvil apps are automatically hosted - all you need to do is click a button to publish them on the Internet.
Check the Quickstart to how to publish an app. This page will go into more detail about how it all works.
To make your app available to others, you will need to create a deployment environment. A deployment environment says, “for this URL (or this Uplink key), load this version of the app, with this configuration”.
See Deployment Environments for more information.
Importing other apps
Your apps can add other apps as dependencies. This means you can re-use Forms and code, and build apps in a modular way.
See Depending On Other Apps for more information.
Deploy on your own hardware
You can export Anvil apps from the cloud editor, and host them on any computer, using the open-source Anvil App Server.
You can get a full installation of the whole Anvil system – both the editor, for building your apps, and the one-click hosting platform for deploying them – in your private network, or in your own cloud environment, as part of an Enterprise installation.
See Anvil for Enterprise for more information.
Anvil’s infrastructure currently lives in London (AWS eu-west-2).
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