Software Updates

Azure Update Management is something I've been using and advocating for a long time. Back in 2018, I wrote about how I was using Azure Update Management to patch my home lab and a month later I was writing about an issue I had hit patching Server 2008 R2 servers with it. And I've been prett...

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I am back at work this week, and getting back into the swing of things after a week off last week. Thankfully I was off last week, as the weather in Scotland has been weather for ducks only! lol

During my update I talked about a couple of things, if you want to check them out in more detail he...

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Summer of Talks

Presenting Remotely

So back in June I sent a tweet out looking to see who was running a virtual event and needed a speaker as I wanted to I speak at events...

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Security Centre

Azure Security Centre can help give you visibility of your secure posture across your Azure workloads and also on your non Azure workloads. It's a great product within the Azure range, that has both a free and a paid tier available.

One really great feature of Azure Security Centre is tha...

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This week I have been off work, and although I haven't went away anywhere on vacation I've been taking the time to explore a bit of Scotland and disconnect from social media and work. So it feels very wierd to be checking in on what has been happening with Azure news this week, but here goes. 😉

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Microsoft Exam

Recently released within the Microsoft Certification family was the DP-900: Azure Data Fundamentals exam. I sat the exam as a Beta exam, so I didn't get the results instantly when I sat the exam, but I recently received the good news that I had passed the exam, I thought I'd share some of the m...

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Session Recordings

I've been doing a lot of presenting online recently, and as such a lot of the sessions have been recorded. Which means if you didn't catch it live then you can catch the recording.

It's not quite the same as watching a session live but it does give you the chance to watch it or even share with...

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Well this weekly update is the 52nd, which means I've managed to do this weekly vlog thing for a year now! Which is just mind blowing, I can't believe I've managed to maintain that streak for a whole year. I've been on so many adventures and celebrating so many milestones during that time as well...

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Lightbulb Clouds

I was recently helping at a Azure Fundamentals exam training day and the concepts of elasticity and scalability came up. Both of which are benefits of the cloud and also things you need to understand for the AZ-900 exam. 😉 So I thought I'd throw my hat into the ring and try my best to explain...

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Skylines Summer Sessions

I have had the pleasure of being invited to take part on the Skylines Summer Sessions series. 😀

If you haven't heard of the Skylines Summer Sessions series, it is a series of interactive sessions that the team at Skylines have put together featuring a bunch of Azure experts on various differ...

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