Amazon Workspaces: Useful for CloudBI/Cloud Development?

Amazon Workspaces: Useful for CloudBI/Cloud Development?

Computers that can yell back: A quick look at two ChatBot tech options

Computers that can yell back: A quick look at two ChatBot tech options

Oh Data!

Oh Data!

It is not uncommon for data warehousing to get the data from any possible source the organisation has. ETL developers like myself are enabling data collection from different database types, files and APIs. Recently I had to deal with something I haven't came across...

Now Featuring!

Now Featuring!

Recently I was asked during an interview how I would approach adopting new features in Oracle as part of an upgrade. At the time I feel I gave a pretty cursory reply and I just explained how I’d performed an upgrade (migration) across platforms and had implemented new...

Scaling basics on AWS: Horizontal and Vertical

Scaling basics on AWS: Horizontal and Vertical

Scaling is a large part of why running applications in the cloud is a good idea, but the different approaches to scaling are often not talked about in much detail. So I thought I would quickly cover off some of the options when it comes to scaling on AWS (though these...