Day[77/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Creating an Azure Migrate Server Assessment
Nov27

Day[77/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Creating an Azure Migrate Server Assessment

After getting my Hyper-V lab area set up and configured I thought it would be a nice idea to run through the process for getting the Azure Migrate Appliance downloaded, installed and configured in order to carry out a Server Assessment with the appliance. I hope you enjoy the video, please like and subscribe to … Continue reading Day[77/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Creating an Azure… Continue Reading...

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Day[76/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Update and Stock Take!
Nov26

Day[76/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Update and Stock Take!

Again, it seems that days and weeks are whizzing by in a flash! Which is good and bad at the same time! Work is keeping me exceptionally busy at the moment with new customer projects and opportunities flying around like nobodies business! So, I’m still studying for my AZ-204 behind the scenes so to speak, … Continue reading Day[76/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Update and… Continue Reading...

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Day[75/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – DevOps Notts – Getting your Organisation to the Cloud with Microsoft CAF and Enterprise Scale
Nov25

Day[75/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – DevOps Notts – Getting your Organisation to the Cloud with Microsoft CAF and Enterprise Scale

Last night I had the absolute pleasure of being invited onto the DevOps Notts User group final talk of the year! Huge thanks to Liam, Mica for the invite. A great user group with a great bunch of attendees watching…. it was also great to be on a show with the awesome Derek Campbell (aka … Continue reading Day[75/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – DevOps Notts – Getting your Organisation to…...

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Day[74/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Create your Cloud Adoption Framework Plan with Azure DevOps
Nov24

Day[74/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Create your Cloud Adoption Framework Plan with Azure DevOps

Just a quick post today to highlight a neat Azure DevOps Demo related to how to create a Cloud Adoption Framework Plan. As part of the CAF Plan documentation on Microsoft Docs comes a really useful Azure DevOps Deployment configuration to help and guide you and your organisation to develop that plan: Azure DevOps Demo … Continue reading Day[74/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Create your… Continue Reading...

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The Studio Set Up
Nov23

The Studio Set Up

Hi All, I have been asked by a lot of people about various aspects of my home PC / Studio set up and configuration. So I thought I would just put this quick little video together. If anyone has any questions then please don’t hesitate to drop me a line! Please don’t forget to like/subscribe … Continue reading The Studio Set Up Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog The Studio Set Up Hi All, I...

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Day[73/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Weekend Roundup – Future of WFH?!
Nov23

Day[73/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Weekend Roundup – Future of WFH?!

I know I tend to skip posting on a weekend, mainly to give me some dedicated time to spend with my family!! But this weekend I did a fair amount of work in an around the wider scope of working with Cloud Services. As you will know if you have been following my journey, I … Continue reading Day[73/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Weekend Roundup – Future of WFH?! Continue Reading jonnychipz’s...

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Configuration Settings for Sharing in Microsoft 365
Nov22

Configuration Settings for Sharing in Microsoft 365

The ability to share content rather than send copies of content is one of the main benefits of Office 365.  There are many settings that need to be configured this ability and they are distributed through multiple interfaces.  This article documents the settings and their locations. It is fair to say that these settings would be much easier to manage if they were all in one location, but… Continue Reading Alan...

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Azure Arc – Onboard a physical or Virtual On-Premesis Server
Nov20

Azure Arc – Onboard a physical or Virtual On-Premesis Server

Just a quick video documenting the process for onboarding a Physical or Virtual Machine from your on-premises or non Azure datacentre for management with Azure Arc Services! Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog Azure Arc – Onboard a physical or Virtual On-Premesis Server Just a quick video documenting the process for onboarding a Physical or Virtual Machine from your on-premises or non Azure datacentre for...

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Day[72/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Azure Service Bus
Nov20

Day[72/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure Service Bus

A brief article today to have a quick run through of what Azure Service Bus is and why would you want to use it in your application. Microsoft Azure Service Bus is fundamentally a fully managed integration message broker. This service can aid in the configuration and creation of loosely coupled applications and services. This … Continue reading Day[72/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure… Continue Reading...

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Day[71/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Barefoot Computing
Nov19

Day[71/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Barefoot Computing

Something a little different from my usual Azure Centric posts today. As an employee of BT Plc I would like to draw peoples attention to a fantastic scheme delivered by volunteers from both BT and Computing at School as well as being supported by the British Computing Society. If you know a teacher then please … Continue reading Day[71/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz –… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s...

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Day[70/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Creating my First Logic App using VSCode
Nov18

Day[70/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Creating my First Logic App using VSCode

Logic Apps can of course be created directly in the Azure Portal, but I thought I would get my VS Code environment set up with the necessary plugins and configuration after seeing some cool demo’s at the recent Welsh Azure User Group. I am keen to get as much configuration capability worked out and understood … Continue reading Day[70/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Creating my First… Continue Reading...

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MicroBlog – Filename too long in Git? Enable Long path support
Nov17

MicroBlog – Filename too long in Git? Enable Long path support

Just a quick blog about an issue I hit when assigning an Azure Policy via AzOps for Enterprise Scale. When you configure a layered Management Group Structure in Azure for Enterprise Scale, you can go to 6 levels in depth, however when it comes to storing Policy Definitions and Assignments the file name length can … Continue reading MicroBlog – Filename too long in Git? Enable Long… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s...

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Creating my First Python Azure Function using VSCode
Nov17

Creating my First Python Azure Function using VSCode

In this blog post I will be utilising Visual Studio Code (VSCode) to create a Python function that responds to HTTP requests. I will aim to test the code locally and then deploy it into the Serverless environment of Azure Functions. This run through will cost a small amount in an Azure Subscription, so please … Continue reading Creating my First Python Azure Function using VSCode Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article...

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Day[69/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – AZ-204 Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – Exam Prep
Nov17

Day[69/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – AZ-204 Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – Exam Prep

On my quest for the AZ-204 Exam Pass I am just curating a list of resources that I will be utilising to prep for the exam in line with the Measured Skills section. This post is to act as a starting point for my studies over the coming weeks and as I develop other learning … Continue reading Day[69/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – AZ-204 Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure –… Continue Reading...

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Turn your Amazon Echo Show device into an additional PC monitor
Nov16

Turn your Amazon Echo Show device into an additional PC monitor

Ok so I shared this on LinkedIn a few days ago and thought it was worthy of putting a brief Blog together. So, for those of you who have been following my social media, you will know that I have recently put together a new Office and PC etc. The idea with this new office … Continue reading Turn your Amazon Echo Show device into an additional PC monitor Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog Turn your...

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Day[68/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Introduction to Python
Nov16

Day[68/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Introduction to Python

In my quest to sit the Azure Developer Associate Exam as well as the other IaC involvements that I have been working on with Terraform and Azure DevOps. Part of my 100DaysofCloud Plan was to learn the syntax of a new language. That language of choice is ‘Python’. My reasoning behind this is for a … Continue reading Day[68/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Introduction… Continue Reading...

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Daily and Weekly Ceremonies for Productivity
Nov15

Daily and Weekly Ceremonies for Productivity

I have been speaking at conferences on the benefits of daily and weekly ceremonies to help with building habits to increase productivity.  I did blog about this very briefly a while back but this blog is expanding on the purpose and benefit of the ceremonies that I use to manage my tasks and my time. During one session I did there was a comment that read “Now I understand what you mean by… Continue Reading Alan...

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Day[67/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Welsh Azure User Group November Meet Up!
Nov13

Day[67/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Welsh Azure User Group November Meet Up!

Not strictly today, it was more last night! But its definitely the focus of my Day 67 of Cloud!!! It was the day of our Welsh Azure User Group #WAUG November Virtual Meetup and what a line up we had! AGENDA6.30pm –   Welcome and Intro6.45pm –   Admiral BCP and the part WVD played … Continue reading Day[67/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Welsh Azure User Group November… Continue Reading...

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Day[66/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Enterprise Scale – Landing Zone OpenHack – Day 3
Nov12

Day[66/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Enterprise Scale – Landing Zone OpenHack – Day 3

The final Day of the Enterprise Scale Open Hack is here and what a whirlwind of a few days it has been! Today was more focussed around the superb Microsoft folk giving the partner community a bit of a deep dive discussion and demo on a certain number of areas on Deploying Enterprise Scale. Deployment … Continue reading Day[66/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Enterprise Scale – Landing… Continue Reading...

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Day[65/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Enterprise Scale – Landing Zone OpenHack – Day 2
Nov11

Day[65/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Enterprise Scale – Landing Zone OpenHack – Day 2

Ok, so feet first into Day 2 of the Open Hack around Enterprise Scale Landing Zones. Today was all centred around Azure Policy Definition and Assignments as well as a really interesting point and demo around AzOps. Azure Policy Today we picked up from where we left off, first of all we needed to make … Continue reading Day[65/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Enterprise Scale – Landing Zone… Continue...

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Day[64/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Enterprise Scale – Landing Zone OpenHack – Day 1
Nov10

Day[64/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Enterprise Scale – Landing Zone OpenHack – Day 1

Ok so today was Day 1 of the Microsoft Azure Enterprise Scale Landing Zone Open Hack. A chance for me and a few of my colleagues to work through a reasonably complex reference architecture of a fictitious company and basically work out and discuss an appropriate solution for defining an appropriate Azure Management Group / … Continue reading Day[64/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz –… Continue Reading...

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Day[63/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Catch up day!
Nov09

Day[63/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Catch up day!

Hey all, ok so I think its time for a little bit of reflection and stock taking of everything that’s going on in my 100DaysofCloud Challenge! It seems that my options and areas of interest grow by the hour! So……. What’s Going on at Work? Easy….. Loads! Still focussed quite heavily on 365 opportunities especially … Continue reading Day[63/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Catch…...

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Day[62/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – AZ-400 Azure DevOps Engineer Expert Exam Day
Nov06

Day[62/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – AZ-400 Azure DevOps Engineer Expert Exam Day

Ok a short Blog post today as woke up at the crack of dawn this morning to do a little bit of last minute swotting for the AZ-400 exam, As I have already passed AZ-104, a pass of this exam would give me the DevOps Engineer Expert Credential. Overall I found the exam to be … Continue reading Day[62/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – AZ-400 Azure DevOps Engineer Expert… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s...

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Day[61/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Windows Virtual Desktop, NetApp Files and more!
Nov05

Day[61/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Windows Virtual Desktop, NetApp Files and more!

Spent a little time this afternoon on the Azure Partner update call and there was a section where NetApp joined and discussed the positioning of NetApp files as the storage of choice for Windows VIrtual Desktop Profile containers. Now I have seen the announcement in recent months so was happy to hear the interesting position … Continue reading Day[61/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz –… Continue Reading...

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Day[60/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Choosing the best tools to manage your Azure Environment
Nov04

Day[60/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Choosing the best tools to manage your Azure Environment

I thought I would jump in early today with a little bit of a lighter post on choosing appropriate management tooling to manage your Azure infrastructure. We know that we have several options for managing our Azure Environments, from Azure CLI, to PowerShell, the Azure Portal itself all the way through to utilising Azure Resource … Continue reading Day[60/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz –… Continue Reading...

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Day[59/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Introduction to my YouTube Channel
Nov03

Day[59/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Introduction to my YouTube Channel

A brief one today as I think the video should speak for itself. When I originally started out on this 100DaysOfCloud Journey, my intention was to use it as a mechanism for me to upskill in areas of Cloud Computing that I may not be overly familiar with, but also have one eye on being … Continue reading Day[59/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Introduction to my… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on...

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Day[58/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – DevOps Continuous Security and Continuous Operations
Nov02

Day[58/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – DevOps Continuous Security and Continuous Operations

In order to ensure that your Continuous Improvement strategy employed via DevOps is kept Secure and in Operation, it is imperative that methods are utilised to ensure a Continuous Security and Continuous Operations mindset is adopted. Follow along with the fantastic Microsoft Learn Article: Explore DevOps Continuous Security and Continuous Operations Continuous Security We all … Continue… Continue Reading...

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Show 21 – Part 2: Telling Stories

Telling Stories – more than just a great album by the Charlatans, it is a way to share the benefits of tools like those in the Power Platform. This week we are joined by Clarissa Gillingham as she shares her experience of forming great stories and some great tips for creating your own. If you would like to appear on the show, please drop us a line using the form at

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Day[57/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Azure IoT Hub Upload Data and interacting with LED on Raspberry Pi!
Oct30

Day[57/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure IoT Hub Upload Data and interacting with LED on Raspberry Pi!

Ok, so following on from yesterdays post about getting my Raspberry Pi up and running and doing something simple like flashing an LED, I thought today I would look at taking this a stage further and integrate this will uploading some data into Azure IoT Hub. The idea with this post is to show how … Continue reading Day[57/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure IoT Hub Upload Data and… Continue Reading...

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Day[56/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Making an LED Blink with Raspberry Pi, Python and Remote SSH
Oct30

Day[56/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Making an LED Blink with Raspberry Pi, Python and Remote SSH

Hey all, ok so today I thought I would break out the Raspberry Pi and my IoT sensor kit and breadboard. I’m starting to delve into configuring my own sensors and electronics to help me learn Python as well as look into how I can create an Azure IOT Hub and send/receive signals using Azure … Continue reading Day[56/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Making an LED Blink with Raspberry Pi,… Continue Reading...

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Day[55/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Managing Agile Software Delivery Plans Across Teams
Oct28

Day[55/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Managing Agile Software Delivery Plans Across Teams

Just a quick post to explore the concept of Delivery Plans in the context of software delivery between teams of developers. What is Delivery Plan? When organisations grow and more people become involved in the process of software development, the need to split into smaller groups becomes more apparent ion order to split the workloads … Continue reading Day[55/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz … Continue Reading...

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Day[54/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – The Day of the Set Up!
Oct27

Day[54/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – The Day of the Set Up!

Ok so again a little bit of a side story here, still related to my 100DaysOfCloud challenge, but I guess its an enabling day for me today! For those of you who have been following along with the build of my multi function set up, today was the day that my desk was delivered, this … Continue reading Day[54/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – The Day of the Set Up! Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on...

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Day[53/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Foundational Pillars of DevOps: Culture and Lean Product
Oct26

Day[53/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Foundational Pillars of DevOps: Culture and Lean Product

Another quick overview post today to cover off the other two Foundational Pillars of DevOps, Culture and Lean Product. We know the previous two are Architecture and Technology. This gives up 4 Foundational Pillars in total. We have explored that DevOps is the union of People, Process and products to enable a continuous stream of … Continue reading Day[53/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz –… Continue Reading...

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Day[52/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Foundational Pillars of DevOps – Architecture and Technology
Oct23

Day[52/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Foundational Pillars of DevOps – Architecture and Technology

Ok so, it’s time to get back to my DevOps study! I think it’s time for me to reign myself back to some of the topics I started at the beginning of this Challenge! Another hectic day for me today ranging from sitting the PL-200 Power Platform Functional Consultant this morning, the exam is in … Continue reading Day[52/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Foundational Pillars of DevOps –…...

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Day[51/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – New PC Build Time!
Oct22

Day[51/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – New PC Build Time!

Hey all, ok so not strictly cloud, but this is hopefully going to be a tool that helps me with the remainder of the 100DaysofCloud Challenge over the next few months. I’m due to move into an office within the next week, so I thought it would be apt to time it right for some … Continue reading Day[51/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – New PC Build Time! Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their...

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Day[50/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Microsoft Power Platform (PL-200) Continued.
Oct21

Day[50/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Microsoft Power Platform (PL-200) Continued.

In my previous post I outlined the 13 Learning Pathways on MS Learn that were aimed toward the PL-200 Power Platform Functional Consultant Exam which is currently in Beta. For me this is a curve ball of an opportunity to look into the Power Platform a little more. It is really interesting to see the … Continue reading Day[50/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Microsoft Power Platform… Continue Reading...

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Day[49/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant PL-200 (Beta)
Oct20

Day[49/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant PL-200 (Beta)

OK so drifting slightly of the Azure tangent for a couple of posts this week, and this reason is really around the impending PL-200 that I have very hastily booked and thought would be a good idea! Ok so I’m not filled with confidence on being able to pass it, but Ill give the learning … Continue reading Day[49/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant… Continue...

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Day[48/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Weekend Roundup
Oct19

Day[48/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Weekend Roundup

Hi all, just thought I would use this post as a quick post to round up the weekend as it’s been a real whirlwind, and also to put into perspective my learning angle over the next few days. Welsh Azure User Group Welsh Azure User Group Virtual Meet – 12th November 2020 6.30pm all arranged … Continue reading Day[48/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz –… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on...

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Show 20 – Part 2: Just Say No

This week we learn how saying no means that you can actually say yes more often, adding more control to what you do and being more productive with it. We chat about trying not to over commit and work out when you can work most effectively. <!– –> If you would like to appear on the show, please drop us a line using the form at https://www.greyhatbeard.com/upcoming-shows. We’d love to hear… Continue Reading Kevin...

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Day[47/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Azure DevOps
Oct16

Day[47/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure DevOps

I thought that today it would be prudent of me to document my learnings in summary form when it comes to the set of tooling available to us via Azure DevOps. Off the back of the Azure DevOps Open Hack and the forthcoming AZ-400 exam here is a quick summary of what Azure DevOps is … Continue reading Day[47/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure DevOps Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog...

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Day[46/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Welsh Azure User Group Activities
Oct16

Day[46/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Welsh Azure User Group Activities

Ok so I simply ran out of time yesterday to update my blog! So here we go! Lots of exciting news around our Welsh Azure User Group! (https://www.twitter.com/welshazure) I know this isn’t strictly relating to technology learnings, but the act of helping to organise a User Group is one that is both fun and exciting … Continue reading Day[46/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Welsh Azure User… Continue...

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Feedspot – Jonnychipz.com has been Recognised!
Oct14

Feedspot – Jonnychipz.com has been Recognised!

Really chuffed to receive an email today from the Founder of Feedspot.com to say that my Blog has made it into the Top ranking Azure & Cloud Blogs! Naturally I feel humbled by this as I am still very early in my quest to learn and help the Community as much as I can via … Continue reading Feedspot – Jonnychipz.com has been Recognised! Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog Feedspot –...

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Day[45/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Microsoft Azure DevOps Open Hack Challenge
Oct14

Day[45/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Microsoft Azure DevOps Open Hack Challenge

Ok so today saw the climax of an intensive few days of Azure DevOps learning via the medium of an Open Hack. It’s my very first Open Hack but I really hope it won’t be my last. Such a fantastic format for learning and developing of understandings with hands on tasks and challenges where you … Continue reading Day[45/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Microsoft Azure DevOps Open… Continue Reading...

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Create a To Do Task from a Teams Message
Oct13

Create a To Do Task from a Teams Message

Oh, how I have been waiting for this! As I successfully get more communications in Teams, unfortunately I pick up more tasks from Teams messages. But as Planner morphs to Tasks, I see more of my To Do tasks in Teams so yet again, I have less reasons to leave Teams. Now to the issue at hand – how do I create a To Do task from a Teams message? Well, actually, it is really… Continue Reading Alan Eardley’s Article on...

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Day[44/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – When Satya Nadella Drops in to say Hello!!!
Oct13

Day[44/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – When Satya Nadella Drops in to say Hello!!!

I cannot believe this just happened! In true fanboy fashion, this without a shadow pales in comparison to most meetings I attend during the day! Sorry to my friends, family and colleagues!! During the 12-14 October 2020 I have been taking part in an Azure DevOps OpenHack, which has been fantastic to work through with … Continue reading Day[44/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – When Satya… Continue Reading...

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Day[43/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Create Serverless Applications in Azure
Oct12

Day[43/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Create Serverless Applications in Azure

On my quest to study for the AZ-204 Azure Developer Associate I have been studying through the Microsoft Learn Path: Create serverless applications The Learning Path is packed with hands on labs and learning material covering the ins and outs of the Azure Funciton. It is split into 10 modules as follows and has an … Continue reading Day[43/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Create Serverless… Continue Reading...

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Day[42/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Azure Functions Core Tools
Oct09

Day[42/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure Functions Core Tools

Carrying on my research into Azure Functions and Serverless technologies this is a quick blog post to highlight the use of Azure Functions Core Tools. What are Azure Functions Core Tools? Simply put, they are a set of tools that enable you to develop and test Azure Functions on a local computer. They are primarily … Continue reading Day[42/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure Functions… Continue Reading...

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Day[41/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Azure Durable Functions
Oct08

Day[41/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure Durable Functions

In keeping with the Azure Serverless theme that I am on at the moment, I took the time today to explore the concept of Durable Functions. So What is a Durable Function? In summary an Azure Durable function is an extension to Azure Functions that enables Long lasting stateful operations in Azure. Typically, Azure Functions … Continue reading Day[41/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Azure… Continue Reading...

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Enable NDI for Microsoft Teams – Great for managing live streams via OBS
Oct07

Enable NDI for Microsoft Teams – Great for managing live streams via OBS

Ok so if you are familiar with Live Streaming or Broadcasting you may be familiar with the Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) and how you can integrate Network Device Interface (NDI) as seperate Video and Audio streams that can be displayed on a Live Stream using OBS with NDI plugins. If you are then great, if … Continue reading Enable NDI for Microsoft Teams – Great for managing live streams… Continue Reading...

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Day[40/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  – Creating your first Function App
Oct07

Day[40/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz – Creating your first Function App

Looking at Serverless in Azure, I have looked at creating a simple Function App and doing a small amount of configuration to explore the options available to contain several Functions that can be consumed by various methods. A Function App can be considered a place holder that contains multiple Functions all running on the same … Continue reading Day[40/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz –… Continue Reading...

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SCOTtish summit 2021

On February the 27th Scottish Summit 2021 will come to you as a virtual event. With over 250 sessions from all Microsoft technologies. You need to register for your FREE ticket and download the Scottish Summit App to see all the great sessions.