What Can DevOps Do For Your Company?

While new advances in design and technology can be a wondrous achievement for a company, the journey that it took to get there can sometimes be a bumpy road.  This led to a stereotype that developers and software operators are often at each other’s throats....

CURL an API behind ELB without DNS

Say you want to curl an API that’s behind an ELB and DNS isn’t resolving yet. Normally you’d do something like this: curl -H'host: blah.com' http://123.13.12.1/foobar at at But if it’s HTTPS with SNI on the ELB, that fails. However you can do...

Notes about startups

http://paulgraham.com/start.html About startups… few pithy points: “In particular, you don’t need a brilliant idea to start a startup around. The way a startup makes money is to offer people better technology than they have now. But what people have now is...