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Occupation

I currently develop Amazon Web Service related add-ons for the Atlassian suite at Utoolity - publicly available are:

Freelancing

I might also be available for freelancing gigs - see my freelancing profile on opelbrothers.net for availability details (a Stack Overflow Careers profile is available as well).


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awarded  Enlightened
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awarded  Nice Answer
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Apr
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Apr
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revised Can Elastic Load Balancers correctly distribute traffic to different size instances
Updated/Fixed 'health checks' link.
Apr
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revised Communications between Amazon EC2 VMs in VPCs across different regions?
Added link to autossh.
Apr
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revised Communications between Amazon EC2 VMs in VPCs across different regions?
Fixed links to referenced articles.
Mar
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revised How do I SSH into a Linux server from a Linux bastion host?
Added tag 'ssh'; adjusted/normalized naming; formatted scenario; added link; fixed typos.
Mar
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answered How do I SSH into a Linux server from a Linux bastion host?
Mar
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answered Automatically shut down server on inactivity (SSH)?
Mar
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Feb
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revised CloudFormation - How to start a Windows Service with cfn-init
Adjusted/Fixed quote formatting; added source link.
Feb
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answered AWS Route 53 Latency Based service for non AWS Instances
Jan
25
comment Advice regarding resilient internet access from within an Amazon VPC
@sborsje - thanks much for your insight (a significant oversight of mine indeed), I've updated the post accordingly.
Jan
25
revised Advice regarding resilient internet access from within an Amazon VPC
Updated regarding envisioned Auto Scaling scenario not being realistic right now.
Dec
22
revised How do I move an Amazon micro instance to a small instance?
Updated regarding availability of 64-bit ubiquity.
Dec
22
suggested suggested edit on How do I move an Amazon micro instance to a small instance?
Dec
9
comment Amazon SES domain verification TXT DNS record
@Skittles - Also, I even assumed I might had misunderstood your issue in the first place and still tried to assemble relevant information; and I continued to do this by recommending Route 53 once the actual issue surfaced in your comment. The two things I tried to get across are simply a) your registrar has unusual deficits in his DNS console, which are hard to impossible to diagnose/address without further details from them, and b) you missed to state that problem in your question. The goal of the latter is simply to improve on that in the future for the benefit of all participants.
Dec
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comment Amazon SES domain verification TXT DNS record
@Skittles - You response is quite inappropriate, I haven't stated RTFM anywhere in my post, rather tried to link to relevant information, as I always do. Have you even considered how much time it took me to assemble this post like so in order to help you? I've clearly stated how to properly format a standard TXT record - please reconsider: it is impossible to deduce the absence of the required Name field in your registrars DNS console from your sentence "Is this how you would make the TXT record properly?"! How should I figure that your registrar is hiding a crucial part?