Introducing LabAlchemy, a homegrown classroom lab management system built to deploy and access customized training labs in Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud.
During my one year stint as a Sr. Instructor at Oracle University I got to meet with a lot of current and aspiring DBAs. While I’m most at home in front of a computer with thirty clients breathing down my neck, a fat mug of coffee and a pile of
I’m sure we’ve all dabbled with VMs a time or two (and if you haven’t, you should). However, I had a specific goal of creating a robust purely virtual environment for training, labs, and testing. While a plain old Linux VM loaded over Windows, Linux, or Mac would have been
Hello everyone! I’m writing from Lausanne, Switzerland where I am teaching a three day RAC course. Geneva and Lausanne are amazing places, highly recommended if you are traveling to Europe…great food, fun sights, and a huge array of international travelers. This is my second trip to Europe this year (the