Subtitled, “Learn from my failures!”
25 January 2019 Cloud Computing
Once again I had the chance to join ApacheCon Europe, this time to the new “Core” conference. Once again I was presenting on Apache Brooklyn - this time, with two talks!
13 October 2015 Cloud Computing
Windows instances on Amazon EC2 are given a random password. This post will show how to use Java to retrieve this password.
3 March 2012 Cloud Computing
My earlier script to enable WinRM in one step has been cleaned up and is now on GitHub.
25 February 2012 Misc
XebiaLab’s OverThere project recently appeared on GitHub. I’ve recently been doing some work on jclouds, where it was noted that OverThere could address a gap in jclouds - controlling …
3 December 2011 Misc
I don’t usually write articles that are just linking to another article, but this is so good it was worth an exception.
27 March 2011 Misc
SaaS, PaaS and IaaS? Cutting through analyst-speak and explaining the taxonomy of cloud services.
11 February 2011 Cloud Computing
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe is the tool used by a great many small Microsoft software development shops. Unfortunately SourceSafe is one of the weakest version control systems around.
21 March 2009 Software Development
This book isn’t about project management, requirements or scheduling - it’s about getting your code working reliably, your coders working together, and your software completed."
9 February 2009 Software Development