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  • SpinUp DIY Cloud Is Here

    2/11/20 – SpinUp, a simple, no-fuss cloud platform, is now available with cloud servers and block and object storage starting at $5 per month. Additional products include low cost load balancers and databases. The platform comes with a 99.

  • MySQL vs. MariaDB

    MySQL (pronounced My-S-Q-L) is an open source relational database management system (RDBMS). MySQL is free and open-source software under the terms of the GNU General Public License and is also available under a variety of proprietary licenses.

  • When you are looking at cloud options and begin designing the back end of your application or website, there are often a few questions newer folks have regarding choosing the server flavor (a flavor is a combination of RAM, CPU, disk size, and network throughput) and operating system.

  • Research suggests that page loads of over 3 seconds drastically increases user bounce rate, retain your traffic with these top ten tips to speed up your web site. Please note these tips are assuming a pre-existing web site without any development time to optimise web apps or databases if you are building a new site you should consider page load times at each stage of the development life cycle for best results.