Career Update: Back to Engineering!

Since the inception of my software engineering career, decades ago, I have enjoyed creating resilient software systems and building efficient … More

Development Workspace with Terraform on Azure: Part 4 – DSE w/ Packer + Importing State 4 Terraform

The next thing I wanted setup for my development workspace is a DataStax Enterprise Cluster. This will give me all … More

Development Workspace with Terraform on Azure: Part 1 – Install and Setup Terraform and Azure CLI

Prerequisites before all of this. Have a basic understanding of how to use Terraform and what it does. This is … More

Distributed Systems: Cassandra, DataStax, a Short SITREP

SITREP = Situation Report. It’s military speak. 💂🏻‍♂️ Apache Cassandra is one of the most popular databases in use today. It … More

The Conversations and Samples of Multi-Cloud

Over the last few weeks the I’ve been putting together multi-cloud conversations and material related to multi-cloud implementation, conversations, and … More