I set out to jot down my experiences of remote management. It quickly began to sprawl so I’ve broken it out into multiple parts. Part 1 sets the scene for … Continue reading Managing Remote Workers – Part 1, Management Principles
How it Began Home/work went from busy City life and office of several hundred people to tiny fishing village Working from home for me has been the norm for years. … Continue reading Working From Home – My Experiences
Introduction Everyone uses jump boxes. A server / service on your network that serves as a gateway for gaining remote desktop access (SSH and/or RDP) to your servers for administration. … Continue reading Jump Boxes of the Future, Now – Azure Bastion
Want to get into Machine Learning and AI but don’t know where to start. An online AWS Conference on the subject on 17th October would be a good place! With … Continue reading Learning ML and AI
Disclaimer Mental health issues will effect 1 in 4 of us each year, with 1 in 6 reporting common mental health issues each week. Almost 7000 people committed suicide in … Continue reading Mental Health – Earning a Crust and Living with a Disability
The Harmony Hub by Logitech is a fantastic piece of kit, once you get past it’s intricacies. This article explains things to be aware of when setting up activities in the Hub you want to use with Alexa voice control.
Used to selling private cloud, rack space or data centre services and are transitioning to public cloud? This guide will aid you in that transition.
Caveat: All opinions and predictions are my own! If you are… A storage admin / architect A network admin / architect A Server admin / architect A systems administrator and… … Continue reading I’m in IT, How do I stay Relevant in a Cloud World – A Guide for Doers and Decision Makers
We live in an age of high demand where it has become the norm to expect things to be said, replied to, messaged, talked about, decided, delivered, created, finished, sold, … Continue reading Be the Reason Someone Smiles Today
If problems are within your sphere of influence to effect, then you can take positive steps. If it’s not then worrying about them is wasted energy!
I’ve blogged already on what SQL PaaS services are available on Azure. Microsoft are investing heavily in this area with both new SQL PaaS services, and migration options. Why? A … Continue reading SQL Migrations to Azure, Where Do I Start? Part 1
Part 1 – First Management Server Prerequisites SQL 2016 already configured Windows Server 2016 VMs created to host SCSM Domain account for the SCSM Service Domain account for the Workflow … Continue reading Deploy System Center Service Manager (SCSM)