My thoughts on Digital Ocean’s Acquisition of Cloudways

Feature Image for Blog post on CLoudways and Digital Ocean. Amar Vyas

Below is my “Gut feeling” take on the acquisition, read it as such. Digital Ocean’s acquisition of Cloudways appears to be a defensive move to fend off hostile takeover or investor appeasement, that is, it is a finance driven investment rather than a strategic one. BACKGROUND In the last week,…

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Office Suite Journey: Staroffice in 2000 to Libreoffice Web Version, 2022

This morning I read a news update about LibreOffice, the free and open source office Suite. They are in the process of releasing web based version. For this, they will use a technology called LOWA. The development is in early stage at this point in time. I believe a demonstration…

An overnight saga with file permissions for images while setting up CDN

Welcome to Day 24 of my Blogging challenge. For today’s Techie Thursday post, let us take a look at an issue that I faced while setting up one of the two *final* CDNs or Content delivery Networks for this blog. In a nutshell, I successfully uploaded thousands of pictures to…