ARM Templates with Visual Studio Code

These days, I spend a lot of time working with Microsoft Azure. I also make a conscious effort to use the Azure CLI and Azure PowerShell module when managing my Azure resources. These resources help me get a better understanding of the platform and allow me to move freely between devices. If we add Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates on top of these tools, we can make provisioning and managing resources a much better experience. »

Daniël Paulus

On new adventures

Last January I switched jobs from Inuits to Valtech after almost three years of consultancy assignments. Although I really liked my consultancy job at Inuits, it was almost always focused on the same thing: training client teams in the use of provisioning tools and guiding them in the best practices around continuous integration and deployment. These were awesome projects to work on, but I found myself looking for more of a challenge, something that would require me to innovate more. »

Daniël Paulus

Monitorama Berlin Recap

I spent the majority of my week in Berlin attending Monitorama EU 2013. It was an enjoyable, well-organized event and the talks were generally of a good quality. All the presentations were recorded, you can watch the recordings if you’re interested. The conference was centered on one common goal: to improve monitoring. A nice community is forming and the people who are involved are generally polite and respectful and share a common focus on co-operation and open sourcing with open platforms. »

Daniël Paulus