Planes, Trains and Automobiles – Learning Azure via Offline Documentation

TL:DR? Visual Studio Code (available for Windows, Mac and Linux) makes it easy to enjoy Azure documentation even without a network connection! Problem Statement As part of my client work, I find myself travelling with spotty, limited or no network connectivity. Yes, I know you can do fancy things with your phone and airplane WiFi,…


A Miner’s Canary; the Microsoft Professional Degree in Data Science

TL:DR? Microsoft’s Professional Degree in Data Science is a very well curated set of courses that feed the mind! Over the summer, I decided to push myself and was lucky to stumble upon the Microsoft Professional Degree in Data Science (currently running in beta at Microsoft before it goes public). They needed some miners’ canaries…


A student of the art form–the EMS Video

TL:DR? Watch Brad Anderson’s video on the Enterprise Mobility Suite to protect your organization from cyber threats from outside and within: http://blogs.technet.com/b/in_the_cloud/archive/2016/01/05/new-video-the-best-ems-overview-available.aspx I’m a fan and a student of simplifying and synthesizing technical concepts. I love to see folks who present well – it shows a deep respect for my time and the art form….