V025 - Weekly Technology Vlog #25

V025 - Weekly Technology Vlog #25

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, Jun 20, 2021

40 - Agile from the trenches

40 - Agile from the trenches

In this session Erin talks a little bit about what Agile is, how it works in the real world, and shares some stories and anecdotes she’s seen as an Agile Coach in the trenches.

Agile DevOps Process

Chris Reddington Erin Davies

Scheduled Fri, Jun 25, 2021

V026 - Weekly Technology Vlog #26

V026 - Weekly Technology Vlog #26

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, Jun 27, 2021

39 - A discussion with John Lunn

Chris Reddington John Lunn

Published on Fri, Jun 18, 2021

Cloud Azure Learn Community People

In this episode, Chris is joined by John Lunn, aka jonnychipz! An organizer of the Welsh Azure User Group, Blogger and Vlogger, Chris and John talk around 100 days of Cloud, Learning Cloud and Exam Certifications, Cloud Adoption and getting involved in the community. Wanted to start learning cloud, or getting more involved in the community? Then this may be a talk to follow!

3 - DevOps in a Cloud World

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3 - DevOps in a Cloud World

In this episode, I’m very fortunate to have my first guest come and join me! And what better way to kick this off, than a topic area which is very close to my own heart - DevOps. I’m very excited that I was able to invite Abel Wang, Principal Developer Advocate and DevOps lead to come …

DevOps Azure DevOps Shift Left Data DevOps Testing

Podcast episodes

Chris Reddington Abel Wang Published on Sun, Mar 29, 2020

2 - Cost Control

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2 - Cost Control

Let’s introduce Episode #2! This was a suggestion from the community, so a big thank you to Garth Niblock for this one! Last time we talked about requirements, and cost is one dimension of that - but a very important one. When we move into a cloud world, the technology will change, but the way …

Architecture Cost Governance DDOS Requirements

Podcast episodes

Chris Reddington Published on Sun, Mar 15, 2020

1 - Requirements in Context

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1 - Requirements in Context

This is the first episode! We’ll be talking about all things requirements. Why is that? Well, that’s the place any kind of project should start - What are you aiming for, what are you trying to achieve and what is the context?

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Requirements

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Published on Sun, Mar 1, 2020

0 - Teaser

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0 - Teaser

Chris Reddington Published on Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Deploying a multi-region Serverless API Layer (Part 1)

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Deploying a multi-region Serverless API Layer (Part 1)

In my spare time, I work on a pet project called Theatreers. The aim of this is a microservice based platform focused on Theatre / Musical Theatre (bringing a few of my passion areas together).

I’ve recently re-architected the project to align to a serverless technology stack. This includes: …

Azure Architecture Scalability Resilience DevOps ARM Templates Microservices Serverless

Chris Reddington Published on Sat, Jul 13, 2019

Using Azure DevOps REST APIs to automatically create Team Iterations

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Using Azure DevOps REST APIs to automatically create Team Iterations

Consider this scenario. You are managing a software project using Azure DevOps, and you have multiple teams working towards a common cadence. Perhaps that cadence is managed by a central team. To gain the most value from your sprint planning, you would need to associate the iterations from the …

Azure DevOps DevOps Automation

Chris Reddington Published on Sun, Jun 16, 2019

Azure Scaffold - Governance Recommendations

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Azure Scaffold - Governance Recommendations

The topic seems to have come up a few times over the past few weeks, so I wanted to post a short, sharp blog about it!

How should I structure my Azure Subscription Hierarchy?
There is no “one right way” to answer this question. Your best bet is to first familiarise yourself with the …

Azure Governance RBAC Azure Resource Tags Azure Resource Policies Subscription Management Cloud Adoption Framework Cloud Foundations

Chris Reddington Published on Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Are you thinking of scalability in your cloud application?

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Are you thinking of scalability in your cloud application?

Scalability is one of the common areas where I have seen common misconceptions, when customers begin building on the platform.

But before we jump into that topic, let’s first revisit the three main cloud operating models or paradigms:

  • Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) - Think of this as …

Azure Architecture Scalability IaaS PaaS SaaS

Chris Reddington Published on Thu, Sep 29, 2016

Integration Platform as a Service: Logic Apps

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Integration Platform as a Service: Logic Apps

In case you had not already heard, Logic Apps have now reached general availability on Azure (or read an MSDN article by Jeff Hollan on the topic).

What are Logic Apps?

Logic Apps enable integration points primarily between Software as a Service (SaaS) offerings, and can be easily configured through …

Blogging

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, Sep 12, 2016

DigiCert Certificate Management through Azure Key Vault

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DigiCert Certificate Management through Azure Key Vault

Azure Key Vault helps safeguard cryptographic keys and secrets used by cloud applications and services. It streamlines the key management process, enabling you to maintain control of keys that access and encrypt your data. Developers can create keys for development and testing in minutes, and then …

Blogging ARM Templates Azure Key Vault

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, Sep 12, 2016