Category: Silverbackedness

Silverback Health Update!

No, no, not me… but those poor 60+ Silverbacks at Zoo Atlanta! Get vaccinated, everyone!! https://www.fox5atlanta.com/news/worlds-oldest-living-male-gorilla-test-positive-for-covid-19-virus

I Finally Wrote A Medium Story

But it’s much more about Silverbacked-ness than MongoDB and Tech. Might be an interesting read for fellow male Silverbacks… https://mongosilverback.medium.com/first-post-not-a-tech-post-2aa9aa3dc345

MongoDB.live starts this Tuesday!

What are YOU doing next week? I’ll be attending MongoDB .live online, and presenting ‘Silverback Notes: Beginner Mistakes to Avoid’. Stream it when you wish, and bring your Q&A to Speaker Room 3 on Tuesday, 09 June, starting at 1530...

Silverback @ MongoDB – The Blog Post

Apparently my employer also finds my story interesting and, dare I say, compelling! Check out my blog post on mongodb.com that went live today! https://www.mongodb.com/blog/post/beginning-a-new-career-in-engineering-at-age-59

What I Do

I’ve worked for MongoDB for about 18 months now, as a Consulting Engineer. I support MongoDB customers via training, Dev and Ops recommendations, imparting of Best Practices, design reviews, creation of playbooks and runbooks. Sometimes I’m a Systems dude, sometimes...

Welcome, fellow primate

I do MongoDB for a living. I help others do the same. Often, I’m there from the beginning with the first training. I started this blog as a way to share the interesting, the timely, the “Oh, I wish I’d...