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Setting up OBS on my Surface Book 2

I've been recently looking at doing more video recordings and I've seen tons of people in the past talk about a piece of software called Open Broadcaster Software(OBS). Which is an open source piece of software that allows for video recording and streaming, it can do some fairly basic things ou...

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Earlier this year I was asked to visit Aberdeen, Scotland to do a presentation around the Azure basics or fundamentals to the British Computer Society group based there. I was looking forward to visiting Aberdeen and the group in person but unfortunately things have happened around the world that...

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I really enjoy speaking to customers about their migration projects from on prem to Azure, understanding their motivations, budgets, timelines, what workloads they run, etc And I love helping them on that journey which is why my talk "Start your datacentre transformation with Azure Migrate" was cre...

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The other week the awesome Lisa Clark and I had a virtual coffee and chatted about a few things and shared ideas. I'd love to do that more with people from the community. So I've opened up my calendar!

Head over to http://aka.ms/TechielassOfficeHours and book a slot with me.

I'd love to c...

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Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)

I am happy to announce that I just got the confirmation that I am now qualified as a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) in 2020. I've long admired the community of trainers and am pleased to now be part of that community.

I'm looking forward to being a part of the community and have plans in the...

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I am an IT Pro, I have been for all my career, my specialist subject for a long time has been how to deal with those wee pesky server cage nuts you need to use when you rack physical servers into a data centre. But over the last few years I've had to learn a few new skills and one of those is how t...

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When I first started learning Azure there was a lot of terminology to learn and understand, new names for things, new technology, and lots of acronyms that went with those new things!

Understanding some of these new terms and how they all fitted together took me some time to figure out. So let's...

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Microsoft Ignite 2019

This time last week I was finishing off last minute packing and waiting on my taxi to take me to Glasgow airport for the first of two flights that would get me to Orlando, Florida. I was on my way to the Microsoft Ignite 2019 event.

The last big external conference I had attended was TechEd E...

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Microsoft Exam

On the 4th November, during Microsoft Ignite a bunch of new exams were released and are now available under the Beta Program.

What is the Beta Program?

Microsoft, more often than not put their new exams into Beta mode. Microsoft use the data collected from Beta exam testers to perform psyc...

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