Blogs

team
Sep
17
2020

Kernel Module Snippets – Part 2 – Hello World Continued

Intro In the last post, I mentioned the /proc system but never got much further. We’ll delve a little deeper in this post.

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team
Mar
17
2020

Strategies to lead remote team members WELL

I know that, like me, you’re getting inundated with emails from people you don’t normally hear about, as to what they are doing with Covid 19.

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team
Mar
17
2020

Covid-19 – Technology considerations and 6+ ways we can help

The global circumstances around the Covid-19 outbreak, which the World Health Organization is now calling a pandemic, continue to rapidly evolve.

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team
Jan
23
2020

Rebuilding a technology culture from constant mistakes to high quality

The culture in many companies (not just technology) is to blame an employee for mistakes, not doing a good enough job, being sloppy, being slower than expected, etc.

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team
Jan
21
2020

3 Keys To Nurture Your ‘A’ Player

So you’ve just hired an A player in a technical role – young, super “green,” and with all the potential in the world.

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team
Nov
5
2019

Linux websites, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday

Today we received the following impromptu and unsoliciated testimonial from one of our clients. “Also, I can’t stress enough how thankful I am that last year went so well.

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team
Oct
19
2019

Using geeky Open Source tools to visualize what TRULY matters for the health of your company

As announced in a previous blog post, Richard and myself presented at the BC Tech Association several months ago. We shared our story on how we repurposed DevOps, software development, and system monitoring tools (like Grafana) to transform our business by visualizing the key drivers to our business model.

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team
Oct
8
2019

Our first snail-mail print newsletter

We recently sent out our first newsletter in the mail and have received positive feedback on it. The goal is to share some of the content we’ve written in our blog post, educate our readers, and give a peek into the world of the Crafty Penguins.

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team
Jul
6
2019

What pain points does Linux and Open Source solve?

WHY DO WE USE LINUX? We posed this question to our team during a weekly meeting. We are so embedded in the Linux ecosystem that it actually took most of us a while to think about reasons that would make sense to people unfamiliar with Linux, or really with any operating system (OS) other than Windows.

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team
Jul
6
2019

Tips for Software Product Managers

THE “INSPIRED” BOOK – BY MARTY CAGAN This post is based on resources from the excellent and popular book from Marty Cagan on Product Management.

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team
May
31
2019

Saving your bacon by getting you out of Linux server trouble

We have recently launched a new service to help new clients who need some help with a (semi-)urgent server, network, or code issue which might only need a few hours of an expert’s time to resolve.

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team
May
31
2019

Resources for SaaS Entrepreneurs

Here are some of the SaaS resources that have been useful to me and my companies over the years. Let me know (email, contact form, or LinkedIn) if you have suggestions to add to it, or just to let me know if any of these have been useful to you too!

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