Cloud Terminology

I was helping out at an Azure Fundamentals training day event and one question that came up a lot was could you provide some examples of IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, so I thought I'd share my take on the answer to that questions.

Infrastructure as a Service

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) refers to...

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This week I have been working away on blog posts and planning for the upcoming video series I am working on as well. I've also doubled down on plans for the Glasgow Azure User Group, hoping to go out with a bang in terms of meetups this year. So please do sign up to join us on the 28th Octobe...

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STEM

Back in 2018 I became a STEM Ambassador which is a large network of volunteers from a wide variety of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related jobs who offer up their time to try and inspire the next generation.

Over the last two years I've loved going out to schools an...

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Technology User Group (TechUG) was the first event I ever spoke at and I'm pleased to say I've been invited to speak at the next event that is being hosted virtually later this week. I spoke at an earlier TechUG event that was hosted online and have to say the team did a great job of getting the...

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This has been a busy week for me, I've been drafted in on a new project, or at least it's new to me, it's been running for a few weeks and deadlines are fast approaching as release of what we are working on is November, so I've been working hard to meet the deadlines that have been set so not to d...

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Microsoft Ignite

Last year I had the honor of speaking at Microsoft Ignite for the first time, it was also my first Ignite conference. 😀 This year with the world in the state that it is, Microsoft turned the Ignite conference into a virtual event, which was disappointing in terms of missing out on meeting up with...

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This week has been another quick week, I've been busy trying to catch up on admin that I missed last week when I was focussing on Ignite and also I've been trying to catch up on creating some content. I had fun recording an Ignite recap podcast did an Ignite roundup meetup with the WinOps team...

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Back in September 2019 I really started to create content on my YouTube channel both as a method of sharing knowledge as well as a way for me to get use to speaking to the camera. It's been great fun creating content, learning how to handle Camtasia, Premiere Pro (check out my review of both pr...

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How often have you been in a Microsoft Teams meeting and seen a really useful link to somewhere shared in the chat, or some great piece of advice and then tried to find it later and had trouble?

Yip, I've been there. Let me into a little secret, you can find the chat history from previous Micro...

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So this week has been absolutely crazy with everything that has happened with Microsoft Ignite. In my weekly update I give a round of some of the news that has stuck out to me this week and also give some insight into what it was like "backstage" at Ignite and what it looked like when I was interv...

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