Daily Archives: January 19, 2011

Exploring AWS SimpleDB

Tonight I spent some time exploring Amazon’s SimpleDB Web Service. It’s a easy database to use relying in key-value pairs for storing the content. It is not a relational database. I worked through the, Get Started with Amazon SimpleDB page using the … Continue reading

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Exploring Two AWS Services

Today I spent some time using my free Amazon Cloud account. I explored the information on these services: Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS) Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) I created a bucket on S3 using the AWS Management Console … Continue reading

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Webinar: WebPagetest

Today I attended the O’Reilly webinar, Hands-on Performance Testing and Analysis with WebPagetest. It was very informative. WebPagetest appears to be a very powerful tool. O’Reilly maintains a list of previously recorded presentations, many of which I listened to live. … Continue reading

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