Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Tagged #server


Should/could your EC2 server be replaced with Lambda?


rtop is an interactive, remote system monitoring tool based on SSH


GoAccess is an open source real-time web log analyzer and interactive viewer that runs in a terminal in *nix systems.

Monitoring CPU and memory usage from Postgres


A collection of useful .htaccess snippets

Trey Piepmeier's Solutions Log

A collection of handy sysadmin-y tasks

AWS Elastic Beanstalk for Docker

You can now have Elastic Beanstalk provision, monitor and load balance Docker images.


SSD Cloud Server, VPS Server, Simple Cloud Hosting

Web Hosting For App Developers –

I especially like the advice on backing up databases via slaves.

Thoughts on Colocation

Stupid htaccess Tricks

Server Density

Server and application monitoring and cloud management

Helios 🚀

Open-source framework that provides essential backend services for iOS apps, from data synchronization and user accounts to push notifications, in-app purchases, and passbook integration.

My First 5 Minutes On A Server; Or, Essential Security for Linux Servers

Mountain Lion Server tutorials

Colophon for GOV.UK at launch

Functional Monitoring with Listerine


Monitor APIs with scripted, multi-step tests. Reporting, analysis and alerting. Used by Twitter for their API.


“Heroku for Mobile” - data storage, sync, push, users, social integration using Parse’s SDKs for iOS and Android

Server Setup (setting up Ubuntu on a Linode instance)