January 14, 2023

Friday 13th Strikes – Defender ASR Rules Issue

Well, my Friday 13th started well until that was just before lunchtime, we started to hear rumblings of Office shortcuts disappearing from User Desktops, and it […]
January 11, 2023

How I deploy my Azure Lab Environments

A recent topic of conversation with colleagues, friends in the technical community, and customers I work with, has been how I manage and deploy lab environments. […]
January 9, 2023

Security Ninja Training

The Microsoft Security Ninja Training has gained a lot of traction in recent years. So following on from my previous blog post on Resources for Microsoft […]
January 9, 2023

Resources for Microsoft Security Exams

Microsoft’s ongoing investment in security has led to a structured setup of Microsoft Security Exams covering from fundamentals to Expert level exams, but this leads to […]
January 3, 2023

Year in Review 2022

So I didn’t get a chance to write my Year in Review 2022 post in the actual year, so I have decided to look at it […]
December 21, 2022

Introducing – Single Region Azure BaseLab V2

As you may know, I maintain a range of Terraform environments for Azure, which can be used for Demos, Labs, Learning and Testing. These are maintained […]
December 15, 2022

Resources to help study for the AZ-801 Exam

Recently I took and passed the AZ-801 exam, Configuring Windows Server Hybrid Advanced Services. This exam had been on my to do list for some time, […]
December 6, 2022

Cloud done the right way – Start with a Foundation

Within any Cloud Environment, a solid Cloud Foundation is an essential part of the journey. The creation of a suitable foundation should ideally occur well before […]
November 25, 2022

Be ready for failure on stage: introducing the Speaker Buddy System

Conferences I love ❤️ going to in-person conferences, especially when I’m invited to speak there. Although I’ve been speaking at dozens of conferences and meetups over […]
November 2, 2022

Exploring the Azure Chaos Studio Preview

⚠ Please note – Chaos Studio is a Preview Service – so expect changes and updates! Introduction Chaos Engineering is the process of testing a solution […]