About MeGreetings, fellow humans! I'm a proud dad of two awesome kids, and my other love is Cloud! Working for 20+ years in tech has taught me 2 things; Always have a backup and yes, it was the network! The last 7+ of those years has been all about the cloud, and when I find the time, a bit of blogging and podcasting too!
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Monthly Archives: March 2017
Downtime sucks! Designing Highly Available Applications on a Budget
Downtime sucks. I write this whilst sitting in an airport lounge, having been disembarked from my plane due to a technical fault. I don’t really begrudge the airline [..]
Scale-Out Doesn’t Just Mean Applications
A couple of months ago I wrote a post entitled Scale-Out. Distributed. Whatever the Name, it’s the Future of Computing. Taking the concept a step further, I recently started thinking [..]
Juxtaposition Time Pt2! Join us at Scotland VMUG to talk AWS! – April 20th 2017
Woohoo! If everything goes to plan, Chris Porter and I will be taking our AWS for VMware Admins talk on the road to the April 2017 Scottish VMUG. Even more [..]
VMware vExpert 2017 – It’s not just about the schwag!
This year I was fortunate enough to have reached a wee milestone of a 5th vExpert award so it prompted a post! Needless to say I am honoured to [..]