Monthly Archives: January 2012

Light the Afterburners with WP Engine

TL; DR – You will enjoy rolling your own WordPress instance on Azure until you see the cost of scaling and maintaining the site. I decided to spend more time blogging and less time and money managing the infrastructure by … Continue reading

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Heterogeneous Development Environment with Parallels Desktop® 7 for Mac

TL;DR – Purchase a 17” MacBook Pro, add two external monitors, install Parallels Desktop® 7 for Mac, and start developing software solutions for any environment (Mac OS X, iOS, Android, Microsoft .NET, Windows 8, and Ruby on Rails et al) … Continue reading

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To the Cloud

To state that my net presence needed an upgrade would be the under statement of the decade. A quick glance at my legacy web site dashboard shows a perfect example of a static web site: Joomla! Version: Joomla! 1.0.11 Stable … Continue reading

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