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5 Worst Programming Languages: Don’t Learn Them

Want to avoid toxic corporate cultures and projects with no future? Here are the 5 worst programming languages to avoid. Not all programming languages are made equal. For the last 15+ years, I have read hundreds of thousands of code lines of all sorts… From COBOL to Go. And? What’s so special about that? Well, […]

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5 Best-Paid Tech Skills

What are best-paid tech skills? Here is all you need to know. Not so long ago, I was consulting a Swiss bank at a billable rate of CHF 225/h. And this went on for months… So why on earth would someone pay this much? The answer is simpler than you think. It has to do […]

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Deep-Dive Dedicated Servers Guide: Plesk Or Cpanel? (Part 4/9)

My dedicated server is up and running. It’s time to install a hosting manager now. But which one? Plesk or perhaps Cpanel? This is what you need to know first. Here are all the parts of my Full Dedicated Server Guide (which will be updated as I post more content): #1 Buying Dedicated Servers #2 […]

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Deep-Dive Dedicated Servers Guide: Best OS For Servers (Part 3/9)

Best OS For Your Servers? Here is the next part of setting up my bare metal (dedicated servers) from the ground up. Today, I’ll tell what operating system (OS) I’ve chosen and the WHY behind it. Here are all the parts (which will be updated as I post more content): #1 Buying Dedicated Servers #2 […]

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Deep-Dive Dedicated Servers Guide: Optimal Configuration (Part 2/9)

What’s the starting point of picking the optimal dedicated servers configuration? Read here step-by-step so that you, too, can choose the best configuration for the servers. This is another part of my full-blown dedicated servers guide from the ground up (including shopping the servers). Here are all the parts (which will be updated as I […]

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Deep-Dive Dedicated Servers Guide: Buying Dedicated Servers (Part 1/9)

Buying dedicated servers? This is a full-blown guide to setting up your dedicated (bare metal) server from the ground up. Here, I tell you all the ins and outs, from picking the optimal server to making it bulletproof in terms of security and performance (while not paying through the nose for it). As you read […]

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How To Avoid Burnout?

Here are 5 reasons to reevaluate your career path on time (before dissatisfaction makes you physically ill). I’ve spent years programming full-time… Jira board and user stories were typical way how my days start and end. Besides a few social interactions about the feature requirements, most of the days would be a sort of “radio […]

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Tips For a High-profile Career In Tech

After 5+ years of working at high-profile tech jobs (and traveling across the globe), here is what I have to tell you… Already for years, I have been making north of $100,000 a year in the tech sector. (Plus I have a few other side businesses as well…) Because of this success, I get friends […]

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Terraform and Redis Cloud: An Autopilot to Deploy Your Apps 2x Faster

Are you still managing your stack manually? What if I told you that you could stop doing all that repetitive work right now? And yes, you can have half of your time back for more productive activities. But who is going to do it, then? Well, here is the thing… Gone are the days when […]

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Migrate ElastiCache to Redis Cloud (Enterprise) [Without Downtime]

I have done this many times. Now it’s your turn. This article is a step-by-step guide showing you exactly how to migrate an ElastiCache Redis instance to Redis Cloud Enterprise (without downtime). Often I see developers & tech leads struggling with the migration out of ElastiCache. (And it’s not easy because there is a lot […]