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Client-Watch - Product Guru

Client-Watch - Product Guru

Today I am excited to announce that I have agreed to be the Fractional CTO for Product Guru. Product Guru are a new and exciting start-up who already have their first iteration product built, and are looking to rapidly deliver new and exciting features to their customers.

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Cloud-Watch - Cloud Vendors

Cloud-Watch - Cloud Vendors

For the first in the Cloud Watch series, I thought i would share a quick summary of the major cloud vendors at the moment, and highlight their key technologies and strengths. This is something I work through with each of my clients when I onboard then, to ensure we are building our platforms in the right place. There is no default answer here, every business needs to be evaluated based on its requirements.

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Technology-Watch - Blockchain

Technology-Watch - Blockchain

What technology discussion would be complete in 2019 without mention to the ubiquitous blockchain. Blockchain technology was first invented in 2008 in a whitepaper put together by a person known as Satoshi Nakamoto. To this day the identity of Satoshi is not known, although a few people have claimed to be Satoshi, these claims have so far yet to be proven.

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Secure By Design

Secure By Design

I have always been aware that since I launched this site it had always been as secure as possible, since it is a static html website, hosted on a good provider with a very secure password. But can I do better?

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The Quest for Superfast Hosting

The Quest for Superfast Hosting

Up until Feb 2019, my website was hosted on a third party hosting platform. This was a typical hosting scenario where you have a small website you need to host without spending a fortune.

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Technology-Watch - Infrastructure as Code

Technology-Watch - Infrastructure as Code

Infrastructure as Code (IaC) is the management of infrastructure (networks, virtual machines, load balancers, and connection topology) in a descriptive model, using the same versioning as DevOps team uses for source code.

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