With COVID-19 keeping us mostly working from home as an IT guy/girl, or in my case really being quarantined, Microsoft Teams has become a huge part of our (social) interaction with colleagues, clients and business partners. But not everyone has the ideal situation that the place you work from is ideal for a video call […]
Back in February, the 20th of February to be exact, I took the AZ-220 beta exam as one of a group of 300 people. Today I finally received the confirmation I passed it.
Have you ever wondered which containers are in the official Microsoft Container Registry (MCR)? If you try to access the URI endpoint (https://mcr.microsoft.com) by browser, you get redirected to https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/container-registry/ . So, no overview of the containers inside the container registry shown. But luckily, we have tools like Microsoft Visual Studio Code with extensions like […]
What happened? Why didn’t you blog throughout 2018? Well other priorities and events were far more important in 2018 than blogging about IoT. But I will be back in 2019.
There is no such thing as enough communities. So, Sander van de Velde, Remco Ploeg and I, started a new Dutch technical community; the Azure IoT Community. Thursday the 2nd of November 2017 we will have our first community evening dedicated on the Microsoft IoT ecosystem. This ecosystem spans from the devices (eg. Windows […]
“I will be there if IoT Tech Day 2017 will be organized.” That is what I said last year. And I will be back. Not only attending this year’s event. I will even be providing a workshop together with my colleague Sander van de Velde.
Mark the date, April 22, 2017, Global Azure Bootcamp will also be hosted at Atos in Amstelveen, the Netherlands. For the second time at our Atos Benelux & The Nordics headquarters. Sander van de Velde, I and a few other colleagues will be your hosts during the boot camp. In cooperation with WAZUG and Microsoft […]
Since JFall 2016, I have two NodeMCU, ESP8266 based kits at home. I got them since a colleague that actually went to JFall got them at the stand of a competitor and didn’t know what to do with them. On one of the Microsoft Azure Advisory Board Yammer spaces, I read there was a dedicated […]
Today I visited the IoT Tech Day 2016 in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht. Since we are interested in LoRa and LoRaWAN implementations at work, the main goal for today was to participate in the LoRa workshop, provided by The Things Network. At 11:40 am the workshop kicked off. A nice step by step walkthrough was provided together with […]
When I got home from the Microsoft TechEd Europe 2014 conference in Barcelona last week, there was a package delivered to me. The Skechers GoRun Ride3 Nite Owl shoes had arrived. I have won these shoes in a raffle at Runner’s World Netherlands’ website and offered by Skechers Benelux. Unpacking the box showed a small […]