Azure Family

Community
Photo by Jacek Dylag on Unsplash

In this new world where technology is changing the way we work and behave in our daily lives it hard to keep up with things that are happening. I know that I struggle at times to keep up with everything that is happening.

Throughout my career I've been classed as what you would call a "genera...

Continue reading...

Video

Our productive devices (laptops, mobile phones, tablets, etc) all have cameras on them meaning we have the ability to take pictures and videos more frequently. Within the workplace this is giving us more opportunities and more challenges.

I work remotely from my team, either at home, in custom...

Continue reading...

One of my goals back in August 2018 when I migrated my blog away from WordPress to Grav was to be able to make use of Visual Studio Code (aka Code) more often throughout my day. All my Grav posts are written in Markdown, and Visual Studio Code is one of the many tools out there that is very good a...

Continue reading...

Azure Migrate

As regulars to my blog will know I am a huge fan of the Azure Migrate product that Microsoft released in 2018. The first iteration of the product assessed your VMware environment and provided you with insightful feedback so you could start to plan out your migration from your on-premises data c...

Continue reading...

Azure Logo

Two of my colleagues have started the Midlands Azure User Group and have invited me down to Birmingham to speak about migration at their next meetup in July.

The session I am delivering is a new one for me:

Cloud Transformation Migration to the Cloud is something that every organisation is...

Continue reading...

Ladies of Code

For awhile I've been promising to speak at a Ladies of Code event in Glasgow, Scotland and something either personal or work related has got in the way. I am pleased to say that is not the case now, I am due to speak at the event

The session I am delivering is a new one for me:

A Walk throu...

Continue reading...

Chef

Over the last few weeks I've been teaching myself Chef through the Learn Chef Rally learning site and then been delving into what I can do with Chef and Azure.

So working with some old documentation and piecing together parts that I learned I've got a step by step guide on how I can use Che...

Continue reading...

Amplifi Instant

I've been testing out the Amplifi Instant kit over the last few weeks, and I am very impressed with it to be honest.

Amplifi Instant is a Mesh Wi-Fi kit from Ubiquiti Networks. many of you may be familiar with Ubiquiti for the enterprise kit that has been on the market for a number of years....

Continue reading...

Chef logo

I was lucky enough to attend the ChefConf London event last month and I'll be honest, I attended without having ever touch Chef before... I had heard of the product and was roughly aware of it's capabilities but I hadn't ever used the product.

I know some people might think going to a vendor'...

Continue reading...

Saz the Unicorn

Today I am happy to introduce my new mascot – Saz the Unicorn.

The new Saz the Unicorn was created in collaboration with designer and photographer Gatoralis, who is a new and upcoming artist from the UK.

I will have stickers with my new mascot available at user groups and conferences I am...

Continue reading...