Category Archives: Cloud

How to: Installing AerospikeDB on Google Compute Engine

Recently, I’ve been doing some work with AerospikeDB.  It is a super-fast in-memory NoSQL Database.  I gave a presentation at the recent BigDataCampLA on ‘Bleeding Edge Databases’ and included it because of impressive benchmarks, such as 1 Million TPS (read-only … Continue reading

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Bleeding Edge Databases – Aerospike, Algebraix and Google Big Query

I gave a talk called ‘Bleeding Edge Databases’ at this weekend’s BigDataCampLA.  Several attendees asked me to record the talk, so I did (and will link that post below).                 Here’s my favorite … Continue reading

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Intro to the Google Cloud for Developers

Here’s the deck from my talk at #Techorama  - enjoy.

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AWS for the Database Professional

Updated my talk ‘AWS for the Database Professional’ – lots of screencast demos – enjoy!

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First Look – Windows Virtual Machine on the Google Cloud

Yes, you read this right.  Google announced last week at their cloud event, that their IaaS service - Google Compute Engine would begin to offer ‘premium operating systems’ – including Windows.  After getting approval from Google to join their limited preview, I … Continue reading

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First Look – SQL Server 2014 RTM on Windows Azure

It’s a SQL Server kind of day.  First, congratulations to the team at Microsoft for releasing SQL Server 2014.  Also, thanks again to Microsoft to awarding me their MVP award for my SQL Server community education activities for the second year … Continue reading

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Microsoft Machine Learning Smackdown

Deck from a talk I will be giving this Saturday at SQLSaturday in Mountain View, CA — hope to see you there!

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Intro to Go language and Google App Engine

I attended a Go Language bootcamp this weekend and wanted to continue my learning by working with Go and the Google Cloud.  To that end I made a short screencast of how to setup the Go Language, my preferred Go … Continue reading

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Where is Lynn? March-May 2014

I’ll be speaking at and/or attending a number of technical events this spring. I decided to make a short video to list all of them – if you are attending any of these events, stop over and say ‘hi’.

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Using the Google Cloud for Developers – Part 6 – Learning More and Next Steps

In this screencast I share some tips, best practices and focus areas to help you move from evaluation to proof-of-concept to production with the Google Cloud.  I also ‘tour’ you through my most valuable resources.  

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