Events

Cloud Camp 2018 – It’s A Wrap!

October 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

Yesterday, Cloud Camp 2018, run by MicroWarehouse and sponsored by Microsoft Surface and Veeam, ran in the Dublin Convention Centre here in Ireland. 4 tracks, 20 (mostly MVP) sessions, 2 keynotes, and hundreds of satisfied attendees. It was great fun – but we’re all a little tired today Photo [...]

My Microsoft Ignite Strategy

September 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

Microsoft Ignite is running from Monday 24th until Friday 28th in Orlando, Florida, next week. Here’s how I plan to consume from this conference. Why Am I Attending? There are two answers to this question, depending on what you mean by the question. Why would I care to consume content from [...]

Lots of Conference Stuff Coming Up

August 3, 2018 // 2 Comments

A busy few months are coming up. Work on Azure, etc, with MicroWarehouse continues to be extremely busy, Cloud Mechanix continues, and that’s all before some speaking that I’m doing. Evolve, National Conference Center Birmingham, UK – September 10 I’ll be presenting my “Azure PaaS for [...]

Call For Speakers – Cloud Camp, October 17th

July 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

My employers, MicroWarehouse, are running a community event in the Dublin Convention Centre on October 17th. Cloud Camp is a tech event, with four tracks covering: Azure Infrastructure: Virtual machines, storage, networking, etc Azure Platform: Web Apps, Containers, etc Productivity & Security: [...]

Speaking at NIC Future Edition 2018

December 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

I will be speaking at the NICCONF in Olso, Norway, running 21 Jan to 2 Feb. It’s a big and very well run event, which I was happy to present at last year. I have two sessions: Forget Virtual Machines – Use Azure Service Fabric For New LOB Apps This is on Thursday 1st at 10:00 am and puts me [...]

My Review of Microsoft Ignite 2017

September 30, 2017 // 5 Comments

Another week of Microsoft Ignite has come to an end. I’m sitting in my hotel room, thinking back on this week, and it’s time to write a review – based on past years, emails, and phone calls, some people in MS HQ are sitting up a little straighter now Putting Minds at Rest Let’s let those [...]

From IT Pros to IT Heros–With Azure DevTest Labs

September 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

Claude Remillard, Group Program Manager How IT pros can make devs very happy! Reason to Exist 50% or more of infrastructure is used for non-production environment. In an old job of mine, we have dev, test, and production versions of every system. That’s a lot of money! The required life of dev [...]

My Appearance on Windows Weekly

September 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

If you don’t know it, Windows Weekly on the TWiT podcast network, is one of the (if not the) biggest Microsoft news podcast around. I’ve been a listener for a long time, and enjoy the news & conversations between the hosts, with news coming from Mary Jo Foley and Paul Thurrott. Because of [...]

Microsoft Ignite 2017 Keynote Notes

September 25, 2017 // 2 Comments

I’m live blogging from Microsoft Ignite in Orlando. Hit refresh to read more. Before the Keynote The score so far: Orlando: 10 Chicago: Minus 5 trillion This place is huge and the crowds are huge. But getting here was easy. My hotel is a good bit up “I-Drive” in Orlando, but it took less than [...]
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