🗓 Jan 8, 2022 📖 6 mins
So, I’ve thrown together a new blog. This is how I built it and how I ended on this tech stack. Pop over to my github page to view the code.
🗓 Jan 5, 2022 📖 1 min
Over the years I’ve run loads of workshops, brownbags, knowledge transfers, presentations and lightning talks. I’m immensely proud of what I achieved, however failed to really document or share these outside of the initial group. This felt wasteful.
🗓 Jan 28, 2021 📖 8 mins
Christmas is usually a time for me to catch up with friends and family. Every day tends to be filled with drinks and dinners with friends or recovering on the sofa, it’s an enjoyable few weeks in which I am not particularly productive. This year is different. The pandemic ruined everyone’s plans and I now have lots of time on my hands, this is a perfect opportunity to learn something new.
🗓 Nov 25, 2020 📖 17 mins
I recently engaged with a client that wanted to improve their search relevance and speed. We decided to run some experiments to see if Elasticsearch would be a good fit.
🗓 Sep 6, 2020 📖 25 mins
A developer’s role is not just code, and a BA’s role is not just story writing, anyone in the industry will attest to this. However many training programs offer little in the way of understanding the role and expectations for a member of an autonomous team; these lessons are commonly deferred. Learning these on the job.
🗓 Oct 1, 2019 📖 8 mins
Over the summer I was lucky enough to speak at Karta conference in Frankfurt. I presented a lightning talk on CI/CD followed by a workshop called ‘Get to production!’. The goal of the talk and workshop was to cover the pipeline basics and for the group to have the opportunity to create and deploy a simple application using pipelines as code.