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March 24th, 2021
22 years ago, I worked at a company called LACityWeb.com. The company failed in the year 2000, but back in 1999 we were selling websites. The sales pitch was that a website was a key part
March 17th, 2021
Get our top 5 tips to doing remote work right. We've been working remotely since 2019 and learned a number of things the hard way.
March 10th, 2021
It's likely been impossible for you to miss all the talk about GameStop stock. This upside is due to a corner of the internet called Reddit. More specifically, a corner of Reddit called r/wallstreetbets.
March 4th, 2021
One ‘gotcha’ I’ve experienced when discussing cloud ecosystems is that the term ‘managed services’ has drastically different meanings depending on the context. This is unfortunate as it adds extra effort to get to truly…
February 26th, 2021
By now you've probably heard about Clubhouse, the hot new social app. While I'm sure many of you are already on the inside, perhaps even hosting your own events, I've learned a few things since I joined that you might find…
February 24th, 2021
Talk about going big—AWS re:Invent 2020 went virtual this year, proving just how exponentially things can scale when they happen in the
February 24th, 2021
For most casual website owners, it’s often easy to simply use a hosting provider with built in support for their CMS and integrating analytics. However, for the curious and ambitious, hosting directly on cloud (Amazon Web…
February 22nd, 2021
Machine learning is a field of computer science where mathematical systems “learn” from massive data to adjust their internal models using linear algebra and statistics. It is not a new discipline; machine learning has…
February 21st, 2021
As part of Metal Toad’s Managed Services Team, I have worked extensively in custom cloud based solutions. There is no doubt Amazon Web Services (AWS) leads the pack in Cloud hosting, but when it comes to a Network Attached…
February 19th, 2021
In March of 2020, as a joke on my Instagram I posted a photo of my dog saying he hoped nobody ever went back to work. Now almost 11 months later, it turns out that my dog may have been better at seeing into the future than I…
February 18th, 2021
In the testing world it is very common that Quality Engineers talk about defects, bugs and errors, during the software development life cycle. For anyone that is not into software development that much, these terms may seem…
February 16th, 2021