Mac / Workstation Tools
- MySQL Workbench
- New Relic Menu Bars (Apple App Store)
- Jenkins Jr (Apple App Store)
- Vagrant / Virtualbox
- Sublime Text
- git plugin
- Pretty JSON plugin
- Bracket Highlighter plugin
- WIndow Magnet / Stay (Apple App Store) -- Two good inexpensive utils to move/resize windows.
- LICEcap -- Neat free utility to record a window and make it an animated gif. Nice for demo'ing, documenting, teaching...
- iTerm 2 -- Nice Terminal Replacement
- Cyberduck -- Nice, free FTP/SFTP/S3 file manager
- Chrome: REST Console -- Great tool for sending HTTP tests
- Firefox: REST Client -- Great tool for sending HTTP tests
- Firefox: S3fox Plugin -- S3 file manager, similar to FTP.
- Lastpass Browser Plugins (Chrome and Firefox)
- YSlow Plugin (Chrome and Firefox) -- Good for assessing what you can do to speed your site up.
- JSONView Plugin (Chrome and Firefox) -- Because JSON is ugly
- Tab Slideshow Plugin (Firefox) -- Nice tool to flip through pages, I use it for dashboards.
- New Relic
- AWS Plugins used heavily
- Elasticsearch plugins
- Server monitoring plugins
- Mongo monitoring plugins
- ELK Logging Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)
- Netflix ICE -- Cost management in AWS app, opensource from Netflix
- Heroku -- Fast, amazingly inexpensive...perfect for hosting prototype or demo apps/envs.
- Amazon Web Services
- EC2 (Autoscaling / ELB)
- Cloudfront / S3
- Huboard -- Kanban from Github Issues
- Lastpass -- Password/Secret Management/Sharing
- www.whatsmydns.net -- Great way to check DNS propagation
- www.webpagetest.org -- Test your sites speed, compare to other sites, good options and output.
- whatismyip.com -- I constantly am having people go to this site to tell me their real ip address.
- keybase.io -- A promising every-mans gpg encryption tied with your social accounts
- irccloud -- Decent IRC client over https, always on, good mobile apps. $5 a month.
- Geckoboard -- Decent dashboard service, with lots of plugins and connected services.