Curve ball technology questions and solutions

via GIPHY I’ve been on the phone with a lot of companies lately. You might be surprised that some of the challenges firms struggle with in the cloud, are repeated over and over. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. I put together some of the most common ones I’ve heard, and …

Cloud Operations Interview

What does a cloud computing expert need to know? How do you hire a cloud computing expert? Competition for operations & DBAs is fierce, so you’ll want to know how to find the best. If you’re a systems administrator or ops guy, you may want to prepare for an interview for such a position. Meanwhile, …

Ask Me Questions – Scalability, Performance, Cloud Computing

    I blog a lot about various topics near and dear to me.  So I thought I’d turn the tables a bit, and offer the microphone up to readers.  Do you have questions on any of these topics?  Feel free to drop a note in the comments.   Business & Consulting Are you a …

Oracle DBA Interview Questions

Oracle Database Administrator or often called DBAs are an indispensable part of your operations team. They manage the systems that house all your business data, your customers, products, transactions and all that analytical data on what customers are actually doing. If you’ve ever been on the hunt, you may wonder, why the shortage of DBAs? …

MySQL DBA Interview Questions

One of the more popular articles on our site according to Google is the Oracle DBA Interview Questions article we did a few years ago. So with that in mind, we’ve put together a similar article for MySQL DBA Interviews. 1. Explain two ways that MySQL Replication can get out of sync. What are the …