The Pitfalls of a SaaS Billing and Payments Solution

The Pitfalls of a SaaS Billing and Payments Solution

A SaaS billing and payments solution isn’t right for all organizations, especially those with complex billing needs. Pierre and I are the co-creators of an open-source billing and payment platform, so you’re probably not surprised to hear we think this...

Deploying KillBill / Kaui on OpenShift

Deploying KillBill / Kaui on OKD (OpenShift) Introduction OKD is the community distribution of Red Hat’s OpenShift, which allows for continuous application development and multi-tenant deployments.¬† It is embedded with Kubernetes container cluster management and...
Dwolla integration

Dwolla integration

We are excited to announce our brand new integration with Dwolla! Lots of traditional credit card payment gateways have added support for ACH over the years. These APIs lowered the barrier of entry for merchants to accept bank to bank transfers. Unfortunately,...
[Updated] Having fun with Docker, Stripe and Kill Bill

[Updated] Having fun with Docker, Stripe and Kill Bill

Note! An updated version of this tutorial can be found here. One of our most popular blog posts is Having fun with Docker, Stripe and Kill Bill, where we showed how easy it is to leverage the powerful subscription engine offered by Kill Bill while delegating payments...
Kill Bill monitoring with Datadog

Kill Bill monitoring with Datadog

The Kill Bill team loves data and measuring things. As part of our performance work last year, we did a pass at cleaning up all of our metrics. As a result, we now export over 600 metrics all over the stack, from latency of low-level database queries to overall rates...
Kill Bill on Microsoft Azure

Kill Bill on Microsoft Azure

The open-source Kill Bill platform provides advanced subscription management as well as payment APIs. Businesses of any size, from the 2-person startup to public companies, rely on it for their e-commerce recurring billing and shopping cart payment needs. Lots of SaaS...