Announcing geopolitics.dev

After running a weekly DevOps and Cloud Native newsletter for three years, it became clear to me that a lot of folks don’t appreciate the fact that there is a world outside of tech. To me, it’s naive to want to stay uninformed about things outside of one’s perspective. But, I get some pretty disgusting and gross messages whenever I discuss marginally unpopular opinions about popular technologies, companies, or products. The truth comes at a high cost. [Read More]

Notes on Running a Newsletter: A Year of DevOps'ish

In late 2016, I set a goal to start and run a successful weekly newsletter. I decided that DevOps would be the topic. On December 11, 2016, DevOps’ish was born. After fifty-two weeks of uninterrupted DevOps newsletters, I have some things to share about the experience. The amount of effort writing a weekly newsletter for the past year has changed over time. As you write a newsletter the format evolves. As you get busier and busier the format self optimizes. [Read More]

Recent Accomplishments

I feel like I should say I don’t like to toot my own horn. But, if I don’t toot it who will? December and January were very busy months for me and February is definitely going to be busy. You should always be working outside your personal and professional comfort zones. Sign up for DevOps'ish! DevOps'ish is a weekly newsletter covering DevOps, Cloud Native, Open Source, and the 'ish between. [Read More]