Oft-misused adjectives: Bloated and Lightweight

Friday, April 18 2014

In software development, we like to re-purpose everyday adjectives. We’ll call a project "unstable", or "mature". Maybe we give a nod where it’s due and say a piece of software is "elegant". For the most part, this works pretty well. However, I’m going to take a moment ...

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When (and when not) to use EC2

Tuesday, December 03 2013

A brief overview on when using EC2 is and isn’t appropriate.

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EMDR Map Sheds its Snake Skin

Tuesday, April 16 2013

The EMDR map switches to Go for fun and profit.

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Linode NextGen

Tuesday, April 09 2013

A look into the now complete Linode NextGen and how it changes things.

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Amazon Route 53 DNS failover

Tuesday, April 02 2013

A quick review of my experience with Route 53’s DNS failover service.

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Patwright mentioned in the Greenville Journal

Monday, April 01 2013

Pathwright gets a neat interview article in the Greenville Journal.

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namecheap.com EssentialSSL and Amazon ELB

Friday, March 29 2013

How to generate the Certificate Chain for namecheap.com EssentialSSL and Amazon ELB.

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Your knowledge is valuable

Thursday, February 14 2013

Most people have something that they are truely passionate about. When they think of whatever this happens to be, their day brightens, perhaps they feel excited, or maybe they talk the ear off of friends about it. This kind of calling, hobby, or special interest is such a positive motivator ...

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We all wear many hats, and it’s great!

Tuesday, February 12 2013

Something that I had hoped for and have found in working at a small business (Pathwright) is the variability I see from day to day. You have a general idea of what you need to be doing, what your goals are in the immediate, mid, and longer term, but it ...

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Fabric task for notifying New Relic of a code deploy

Monday, February 11 2013

A brief example Fabric task for notify New Relic of code deploys.

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