14 November 2019 - Changing the default editor of Kubectl EditCategory: Technology
If you find yourself working with Kubernetes and also use the
kubectl edit command then you can change the default editor that
kubectl edit uses, on Windows this is Notepad but I changed it to VS Code.
5 November 2019 - Nordic APIs 2019 Platform SummitCategories: Technology, Presentation, Nordic APIs
The Nordic APIs 2019 Platform Summit attracted both industry experts and thought leaders, this year I was lucky enough to be selected to present a consumer’s take on GraphQL vs REST. My short presentation and accompanying demo imparted the top 3 factors a consumer considers when looking at an API, the key take-away is that ultimately the design of the API is more important than the technology the API is built in.
3 July 2019 - UKOUG Southern Technology SummitCategories: Technology, Presentation, UKOUG
Early July I had the pleasure of presenting at the UKOUG Southern Technology Summit, this one day conference contained various streams but I mainly attended the Development stream. Three of the sessions that stuck in my mind were Phil Wilkins’ presentation of “What Makes A Good API”, David Callaghan’s session on “Hermes’ Chatbot, Holly” and finally Susan Duncan’s session on “High Productivity in a Microservices World”.