Posts by Year

2019

4 stages of production pain

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Recently I was in a discussion about (Azure) DevOps, bugs and their severity. Besides being an interesting discussion we came up with the following list: ...

Object.keys helped me solve a problem

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Last week I took a day out of my holiday to help out a colleague. I basically already left the client but didn’t want to leave my follow up in the cold. The...

2018

I got reawarded as a Microsoft Azure MVP

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I got reawarded as an MVP for my continued volunteering work in the Azure space. Today was a day that all MVP’s in the world got to know if they were renewed...

Global Azure Bootcamp Belgian Edition

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Last Saturday was not only beautiful weather in Belgium, actually it was really great weather, but it was also Global Azure Bootcamp. Me and Tom Kerkhove ran...

I went speaking at Azure Day Poland

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Today I was presenting in Poland. More specifically in Warsaw at the Microsoft building for Azure Day Poland. It was a well organized event with a great atmo...

Back from the MVP summit

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Last week I was visiting the USA for the annual MVP summit. I must say, one of the best editions I attended in year. First of all, it’s always great to see s...

Increase performance of Visual Studio 2017

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Visual Studio 2017 is a great tool and I spend quite a lot of my professional days in it. On its own it’s already a great editor but the power is in extensio...

I changed my Twitter handle

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For years I’ve been using @KvdM for most things, Twitter, Github, … Due to some 2 factor authentication problems and as Github wasn’t really providing the ne...

2017

CloudBrew 2017 was a blast

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On Saturday November 25th 2017 me and my buddies from azug organized our annual CloudBrew event at the Lamot venue in pictoresque Mechelen city. The weather ...

I attended the uNite day at Ordina

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Last Thursday I was invited to come to the free local conference uNite at Ordina. It was an interesting agenda (see below) and because I used to work there f...

Moving my blog to Jekyll

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Since around 2006 I’ve been using dasBlog as my main engine to keep my posts up and running. Since then a lot has changed in the world and I noticed that it ...

I got renewed as an MVP

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I’m happy and honored to announce I got awarded as an Azure MVP for the coming year. Since 2007 I made it as an ASP.NET MVP until last year where I became a...

Free Azure Training Courses

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If you would like to keep up date with Microsoft Azure and can spare some hours watching videos this might be something for you: Azure Skills Training Kris.

Visual Studio 2017 launch poster

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A couple of weeks Visual Studio 2017 was released to the public. If you want to see the announcements and keynotes be sure to navigate to https://channel9.ms...