Category Archives: AWS

HOWTO Get Free Official AWS Practice Exam Voucher Codes!

I’ll keep this post really brief, but you could blow me down with a feather when I found out that it is possible to get completely free and [..]

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AWS for VMware Admins – McVMUG Scottish VMUG Slide Deck

There is a certain amount of irony that the last post I did was on re-skilling, as this is the precise reason that it has taken me about 6 [..]

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Startup Spotlight: Re-skill, Pivot or Get Squashed

The subject matter of this post is a startup of sorts and was triggered by a conversation I had with an industry veteran a few months back. By [..]

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Downtime sucks! Designing Highly Available Applications on a Budget

Downtime sucks. I write this whilst sitting in an airport lounge, having been disembarked from my plane due to a technical fault. I don’t really begrudge the airline [..]

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