36 - Setting up the foundations - Azure Governance

36 - Setting up the foundations - Azure Governance

People are usually very excited to get building their cloud solutions. But sometimes, it’s worth holding back, pausing and thinking about setting up the right foundations first. This is where concepts like the Cloud Adoption Framework and Landing Zones usually comes in. In this episode, Chris …

Cloud Azure Governance Cloud Adoption Framework

Chris Reddington

Scheduled Fri, Apr 30, 2021

Social Opinion with Jamie Maguire

Social Opinion with Jamie Maguire

In this session, Chris is joined by Jamie Maguire - Developer, Microsoft MVP (AI) & Pluralsight Author. Jamie shares how he built a SaaS (Software as a Service) in my own time using .NET and Azure. The platform lets you analyse Twitter, grow, maintain and manage your Twitter account. If …

Cloud Azure SaaS Twitter Architecture Social Media

Tales from the real world

Chris Reddington Jamie Maguire

Scheduled Fri, May 14, 2021

V020 - Weekly Technology Vlog #20

V020 - Weekly Technology Vlog #20

In this video, chris provides another update on Cloud with Chris, updates on what’s coming soon and Azure related news!

Weekly vlog

Chris Reddington

Scheduled Sun, May 16, 2021

Cloud Drops - Pipelines as Code

Chris Reddington

Published on Tue, May 11, 2021

DevOps Azure DevOps Continuous Integration Continuous Deployment

You may have heard about Software Code or Infrastructure as Code. Well, in this video, we’ll be talking about pipelines as code. If you’re familiar with tools like Azure DevOps, Circle CI, GitHub, GitLab and Jenkins, you may notice a trend where these platforms are allowing you to define your pipelines as code. Throughout this video, we’ll be defining a multi-stage pipeline in Azure DevOps, and picking up some tips along the way.

Azure Pipelines Tips

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Azure Pipelines Tips

Recently on Twitter, I was asked by @thegraycat on whether I knew of any resources to manage pipelines in version control. I sent across several top of mind thoughts over Twitter, but it got me thinking that there may be others with the same question and it could make a good blog post. So here we …

DevOps Azure DevOps Continuous Integration Continuous Deployment

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, May 10, 2021

V019 - Weekly Technology Vlog #19

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V019 - Weekly Technology Vlog #19

Welcome to weekly Vlog #19! We’ll be covering the latest from Azure, Azure DevOps, GitHub and Cloud with Chris!

Azure AzureDevOps GitHub Community Blogging

Weekly vlog

Chris Reddington Published on Sun, May 9, 2021

GitHub Actions and Azure - Using Environments with GitHub Actions

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GitHub Actions and Azure - Using Environments with GitHub Actions

You have a working set of GitHub actions, but several environments that you want to deploy into. How do you easily separate secrets for use between environments, and ensure you have approvals before releasing into production? For that, you’ll need to use Environments! We’ll explore those …

GitHub GitHub Actions DevOps .NET Core App Service Manual Approvals

Git hub actions and azure

Chris Reddington Published on Fri, May 7, 2021

Cloud Drops - Beginners guide to PowerShell in Azure Functions

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Cloud Drops - Beginners guide to PowerShell in Azure Functions

Serverless computing is a cloud computing code execution model in which the cloud provider fully manages the infrastructure needed to serve requests. In this session, we will explain why and how we should use Azure Functions and PowerShell together, and we will show you how to deploy a PowerShell …

Serverless Integration Event-driven architecture Azure PowerShell

Cloud drops

Chris Reddington Karel De Winter Published on Thu, May 6, 2021

CGN4 - Cloud Gaming Notes Episode 4 - Cross-platform social Sudoku with Azure PlayFab

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CGN4 - Cloud Gaming Notes Episode 4 - Cross-platform social Sudoku with Azure PlayFab

Ever thought about what it takes to host a game in the Cloud? Well, this is the series for you! On the first Wednesday of every month, we explore Cloud Concepts that impact your journey to a connected multiplayer gaming experience! In this session, Chris is joined by Dominic who has recently been …

Architecture Gaming

Cloud gaming notes

Chris Reddington Dominic Williamson Published on Wed, May 5, 2021

Crossposting Content: A New Project

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Crossposting Content: A New Project

Following on from my recent post where I discussed using schema.org for Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), I wanted to stick with a similar theme, but a slightly different angle or topic. This time, we’ll be covering the topic of crossposting content.

What is Crossposting? It’s the idea …

Open Source Blogging Content Creation dotnet

Chris Reddington Published on Wed, May 5, 2021

Using schema.org for SEO optimisation

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Using schema.org for SEO optimisation

One of my recent tasks for Cloud with Chris was to investigate some additional areas for SEO improvements. If you’re unaware, SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization; a set of practices to improve your ranking in search engines such as Google, Bing and others when they crawl and index your …

SEO Development Web Development

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, May 3, 2021

V018 - Weekly Technology Vlog #18

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V018 - Weekly Technology Vlog #18

Welcome to weekly Vlog #18! We’ll be covering the latest from Azure, Azure DevOps, GitHub and Cloud with Chris! Chris also provides an update on the Hugo CrossPoster.

Azure AzureDevOps GitHub Community Blogging

Weekly vlog

Chris Reddington Published on Sun, May 2, 2021

Using Hugo, Azure Storage and Azure CDN for a cheap & performant site on Azure

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Using Hugo, Azure Storage and Azure CDN for a cheap & performant site on Azure

We often hear about Kubernetes, App Services, Virtual Machines and more. But did you ever think about using Azure Storage to host your sites? The Static Content Hosting pattern is a cost-effective way to host your websites, combined with a CDN can be incredibly performant! Chris will show how he …

DevOps GitHub Deployment GitHub Actions Static Content Azure Storage

Chris Reddington Occured on Wed, Apr 28, 2021

Introducing Logic Apps Preview

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Introducing Logic Apps Preview

Following hot off the heels of my recent blog post introducing Logic Apps and how I use the technology on cloudwithchris.com, I thought it made sense for the second post to continue the Logic Apps theme. This time, we’ll be focusing on Logic Apps preview (sometimes referred to as Logic Apps …

Logic Apps Integration Microservices Azure

Chris Reddington Published on Wed, Apr 28, 2021