AWS Lightsail | VERY SLOW!

Well, I’m ashamed to admit it, but yes, my site has been non-accessible – unless you waited 5-10 minutes for it to SLOWLY LOAD…I host everything on AWS, single vendor, single region, single availability zone. Look, I know.Initially, I thought my system was bogged down due to the service I chose (super cheap instance of […]

Blackbaud Education Management Solutions K12

Blackbaud Education Management Solutions K-12Blackbaud Integration | Google There are two integrations that are critical to effective content delivery from within Blackbaud (onSuite) and streamlining the user login process.  I. Account AccessIn a K-12 environment, students struggle with the constant demand to create user accounts on various platforms and remember those logins. In our org, […]

Google Cloud | VPN

In this walk-through, I will show you how I configured my own PiVPN for only $0.01 a month! PiVPN on Google Cloud Platform $0.01/month Google Cloud ConsoleCreate a project (‘CloudVPN’)Navigate to ‘VM instances’> Create an instance Linux Server (Free Tier)Instance details Machine Type: F1-micro (1 vCPU, 0.6 GB Memory)Zone: us-central1-aNetwork:    – 1 network interface  […]

Virtual Site Tour

Similar to my “Automated Static Website Pipeline with Github” under the AWS category, I automated the site tour deployment as a static website. Our Site Tour was outsourced to They did an amazing job, you should go check them out. The workflow for this was pretty simple – once I decided to take full ownership of […]