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Leadership

Designing the Data Team

Whatever your reasoning for a Data Team there is some planning and some tough questions to ask yourself before you engage a recruiter.

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AWS

10 Takeaways from AWS re:Invent 2019

These are the key things I learned about the new releases, the experiences from other companies and words of wisdom about company culture.

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AWS

My re:Invent: From A to Z

My first AWS re:invent was exciting, busy and I learned a whole lot.

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AWS

Passing the AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam Online

I sat my AWS Cloud Practitioner exam using the new online option at work on my own laptop. Here’s what happened.

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AWS

AWS Cost Optimisation

Cost optimisation can be made easier by tracking usage through tags and using AWS tools to review what can be switched off or scaled down.

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AWS

AWS Security

This post will take you through the security services AWS offers and best practices they recommend to keep what’s in the Cloud safe.

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AWS

Free AWS Services

Getting your head around costs is part of studying for AWS Certifications. But did you know there are services which have no cost at all?

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AWS

CloudWatch or CloudTrail?

CloudTrail and CloudWatch sound similar, but there are some key differences to what they do, how they monitor services, and when you might need them in isolation or in combination.

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Excel

Excel Tools

In this post I’ll be introducing three Excel tools I use for data cleansing that take only a few clicks.