Thrashing Code Metal Monday for Week of September 18th 2017

Ok, previously I’d had a few Metal Monday posts. I’m officially kicking that off again with an extra kicker. Coding problems… but likely not the easy kind. So first, here’s some tunes to thrash the mind awake. Then read on for the coding challenge.

Unleash the Archers


18. September 2017

Technology Talks & Upcoming Projects

I’ve started a new effort to line up some meetups to talk about what I’ve been working on the last few months. This is some cool stuff everybody, so I hope you’re ready for the deluge! Here are the first dates of many meetups and some conferences I’m lining up to speak at. I’ll be diving into a host of technologies; Terraform, AWS, GCP, Azure, (CI in general), continuous delivery, practices, and a whole lot of other systemic things.

In addition to these dates, if you’d like me to swing by and speak, demo, or show some of this technology I’ve got a fairly open schedule and would be happy to schedule more.


16. September 2017

Self-Awareness vs. Obliviousness in The Tech Industry

Are You Self-Aware or Oblivious?

I’m not one to worry about people’s opinions very often. I’ll admit I’m one of those people that tends to clear the path and do good by my own intent not for the approval of others. However, life is of course more complex than that. It’s often stated, “perception is reality” for far to many.

But often, to move forward toward my own goals I need to get an updated check of other’s perceptions of what reality is for them. The reason is simple, to achieve my goals and others’ to achieve their goals we all are going to work together on things. It’s a simple thing really, it’s how humanity and society move forward as a whole.


08. June 2017