MCslp is the trading and professional name of Martin ‘MC’ Brown
Primarily MCslp is a writing and consulting company, largely driven by the books, articles and other work carried out by Martin ‘MC’ Brown. As a couple we have also carried out numerous consulting and training classes and courses, including the early days of teaching different organizations how to use and search the Internet. Today, MCslp incorporates not only the writing and consulting business, but also a range of websites and blogs across a broad range of topics.
About Martin ‘MC’ Brown
A former LAMP Technologies Editor for LinuxWorld magazine, and a regular contributor to ServerWatch.com, LinuxPlanet, ComputerWorld and IBM developerWorks. As a Subject Matter Expert for Microsoft for Windows Server and server certification projects. He draws on a rich and varied background as founder member of a leading UK ISP, systems manager and IT consultant for an advertising agency and Internet solutions group, technical specialist for an intercontinental ISP network, and database designer and programmer.
Most recently he has concentrated on building high quality user-focused information and products through his books, articles, and MySQL and the MySQL groups within Sun and Oracle. In addition to producing the content and the content-delivery systems, including building documentation, white papers, and marketing materials.
Throughout his career he has acted as architectural advisor to a wide variety of products, focused on user-centric functionality and use cases with an eye on enhancing current feature-sets with an eye to future functionality and requirements in a flexible way to ensure both ease of use and development.
These activities have led to a keen eye and experience in Big Data, Hadoop, MySQL, NoSQL, Oracle, virtualisation, data centres, content delivery, release notes, data migration and replication technology for heterogeneous databases..
More information and past history can be found on LinkedIn.