Category: General

  • Moving Again

    I have now moved to Oracle Cloud, because Oracle has a free server available with 4 vCPUs and 24 GB of RAM. This makes the web server really fast. I am very happy with it.

  • GCP – Update

    Just got an email from Google. In order to stay in the free tier, I had to upgrade this server from an f1-micro to an e2-micro. I just finished that task.

  • Google Cloud Free Tier

    This is a review of using the Google Cloud Free Tier for hosting a little used web site on a single linux server. If you have read my previous post, you know that his server is hosted on an f1-micro (1 vCPU, 0.6 GB memory) linux vm, which is the spec of the server Google…

  • COVID-19 Reporting

    I created a few reports for Michigan and Wayne County Michigan using Google Data Studio with publicly available data withing Big Query. Here are the links to the reports. Michigan vs. National Wayne County vs Michigan Michigan Regional and County

  • New Year, New Me

    Well, I guess it is time to reboot the blog again. I have been busy learning new skills, like the skills to set the blog up on the Google Cloud Platform. I am trying to do this at a much lower cost than my previous provider. I like that this is my own virtual server…