CloudFlare I trusted you :)

February 1, 2015  |  cloud  |  No Comments

For the past months I've been using CloudFlare on some projects, mainly web stores built with Magento and some CMS. For the most of them, CloudFlare works really great and I think CloudFlare is a great company. There's lot of plugins to manage CloudFlare integration with e-commerce solutions and usually...

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Moving blog to new hosting provider, Research and Results!

August 11, 2013  |  cloud  |  No Comments

Last months I've noticed that my blog was a bit slower than usual. The first bytes that I received in the first network requests took around 3-4 seconds and loading the front page in some hours of the day was a pain. I believe that an optimal website should load...

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A beautiful weather app for Brazil and Portugal

A beautiful weather app for Brazil and Portugal

April 3, 2013  |  cloud, mobile  |  No Comments

Last post I wrote about evolution. Professional evolution... from legacy technology  to new IT paradigms, cloud and mobile. This week, as a result of that evolution, the weather app I  developed with a friend, was deployed and it's available at App Store. I hope users from Portugal and Brazil find it...

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In the end, Love… always wins!

March 14, 2013  |  cloud, mobile  |  1 Comment

In the past 18 months I've researched and learned at least a dozen new (to me) and recent technologies. Any of them belongs to 2 interesting areas that I've focused in that period... Cloud and Mobile. I'm an early Amazon Web Services adopter and I've deployed several services and infrastructures on...

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Protect your servers against brute force SSH attacks

February 8, 2013  |  linux, security  |  1 Comment

I bet if any of you have an exposed server to an internet connection, without properly firewall protection, that your server is under heavy fire from hackers around the "world"... By the world I mean mostly China and Russia ssh attacks. If you're curious, on Linux you can check the...

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Amazon announces Redshift, a data warehouse service!

November 28, 2012  |  cloud, dba  |  1 Comment

Today at Amazon AWS re:invent, Amazon announced a cloud service for data warehouse customers. It allows to easily analyse petabytes of data, interacts with known BI solutions, and it's usually 10 times faster than traditional implementations... queries run really blazing fast! This service is certified by MicroStrategy and Jaspersoft. Redshift runs on data...

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