Ruppell's Sockets

TCP sockets for your apps Starting at $0/mo.

TCP Sockets

Run an IRC, Jabber or game server, or code up your own TCP socket enabled app.

Scales with you

Client TCP traffic is loadbalanced across your Dynos based on the current number of connections.


The Ruppell's Sockets helper script monitors your app and your connection to Ruppell’s Sockets to ensure both stay running.

Simple Setup

Ruppell’s Sockets are dead simple to use with the help of the helper script. Your tunnel will be set up and monitored along with your app to ensure it is connected and running.

Region Availability

The available application locations for this add-on are shown below, and depend on whether the application is deployed to the Common Runtime or a Private Space.

  • Common Runtime
  • Private Spaces
Region Available
United States
Region Available Installable in Space
Sydney Beta

Plans & Pricing

    • Daily Bandwidth 50 MB

To provision or Login to provision on Elements.

Ruppell's Sockets Documentation