As many of you know, Missy Januszko and I wrote The DSC Book some time ago. As we’ve moved on in our careers, we’ve not had the time to update the book – although we still feel it’s valuable and is worthy of being updated and expanded. So we’ve come up with a solution.
Yesterday’s post was in response to a colleague who’s been asked to speak at an upcoming conference panel. Part of the title of the panel is “Breaking Silos,” and I love that phrase.
A colleague was recently asked to speak at a conference panel, and one of the suggested talking points was, “How to evaluate new technologies for your business (e.g. set/lead or follow trends and standards?).” In almost any instance like that, given a choice between X and Y, I almost always try to go with “Purple.”
There’ve recently been a couple of lawsuits against Apple for the App Store policies, specifically their 30% cut of all sales (which lowers after one year for subscriptions). I’m curious as to your thoughts on the matter, but wanted to lay out some of my own first.
Looks like DevOps Camp will be happening in July this year, and you can get all the details you might need, as well as sign up. You might be wondering what Camp is all about.
We live in a world where new tech is bring introduced all the time. How do you tell which ones are right for you to spend time learning about, adopting, and using? Here’s a simple list, and new tech pretty much has to check off 3 or more of these in order to have a …
Michael writes: Looking for some therapy and was hoping you could help. We are mainly an on-premise Microsoft shop and I have been tasked to use system center orchestrator to orchestrate some of our more tedious tasks. The therapy part comes in with are there any more communities that even use SCORCH and how or …
Stuart asks: What is your take on qualifications [certifications] over experience? I’ve talked with some hiring managers and about 50% say experience is better when it comes to applying for new jobs. I know my 15+ years experience can take me so far, but I’m looking to improve my standing and employable. I hope you’ll …
Ryan asks: How would you recommend one “makes time” to learn powershell? I own your 2 “lunch” books but I’ve never really made any progress. By the time I get home from work and deal with “life” I’m not really ‘excited’ to sit down and study. I’ve slowly started forcing myself to use PoSH but …
David asks: How is it you became the “first follower” of PowerShell? I hope you’ll ask a question, too! And here’s the list of everything asked so far.