Dan Frost's Blog

Dan Frost is Technical Director of, cloud hosting consultants and web developers based in London and Brighton, UK

Dan has been building cloud hosting, writing, and talking about the cloud since before it was trendy. Since he spun up his first AWS instance, he's been trying out new services and finding ways of getting more out of hardware without actually owning any of it.

Most Recent Posts

Zero-Management Databases

If you still haven’t found the time to learn how to install, configure, and maintain a database, you might be interested in a cloud solution that promises “zero management.”Xeround sells...

DBaaS: EnterpriseDB – PostgreSQL in the Cloud

In my first story on database as a service (DBaaS), I spoke to Xeround and Standing Cloud about how they implement and deliver their software as a service (SaaS). Although they come from different...

DBaaS – How They Make Data Scale

I live near the South Downs, a beautiful part of England – all fields, chalk pits, cottages, country pubs – apart from the parts that are motorways, factories, and airports. But this isn’t...