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AWS, Blue Matador

Monitoring Amazon RDS with Blue Matador
By Mark Siebert on October 29, 2019

Amazon RDS allows you to easily run databases in AWS without actually having to manage database servers. Since your databases are critical to the health of your application, properly...

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AWS, Blue Matador

Monitoring Amazon ECS with Blue Matador
By Mark Siebert on October 22, 2019

Amazon ECS allows you to easily run containers in AWS in units called tasks. Groups of identical tasks are called services, and groups of services running on the same infrastructure are...

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Quick Guide to Redshift
By Alvaro Carrasco on October 15, 2019

Redshift is a fast, managed, data warehouse solution that's part of AWS. Although it is traditional SQL and meant for BI (Business Intelligence), it is designed for scalability and can...

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Startup CTO

Startup CTO: How to Onboard a New Software Engineer
By Mark Siebert on October 1, 2019

Once you’ve hired a software engineer, it’s easy to feel like the recruiting process is over. However, the first few days and weeks of your new engineer’s experience are critical to...

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Startup CTO: How to Interview Software Engineers
By Mark Siebert on September 24, 2019

When you find a software engineer who passes your code test, you’ll want to bring them in for an in-office interview. In this part of our series on hiring software engineers as the CTO...

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Startup CTO: How to Screen Software Engineers
By Mark Siebert on September 17, 2019

Once you’ve got software engineers applying for your job opening, you’ll need to determine who is good enough to interview, and who is not. Additionally, you’ll want to make sure the...

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