This is an interesting development. I had a good friend and respected local technologist mention this to me the other day, and he wasn’t happy. “Why would they take away features? Just to be ‘consistent’?” Apparently his take on this is that Microsoft is reducing something that was powerful down to a subset of its … Continue reading DSC: Cut to the Core
“Hey Kevin, what are you doing at Ignite this year?” Well.. you’d think that, having not missed a TechEd North America or Ignite since 1997, it might be a forgone conclusion that I’d be there. But alas, I’m going to have to miss it this year. “Is it because you’re not with Microsoft anymore?” No, … Continue reading Microsoft Ignite
"Encryption of data in transit?"Check!“Encryption of data at rest?”Yessir!“Encryption of data while it’s in use?”Huh?! That last one might stump you as well, but Microsoft actually announced a new capability today in Azure, called Azure Confidential Computing. “Put simply, confidential computing offers a protection that to date has been missing from public clouds, encryption of … Continue reading The Confidential Cloud
Not that it’s extremely compelling or super timely anymore, but I managed to import the content from my old Full of I.T. blog to this new blog. Thanks, WordPress, for making it so easy!You’ll find that some formatting is messed up, some links are in place of previously embedded video windows, etc. I may go … Continue reading “Full of I.T.” Blog Content Imported
This question seems simple enough, but in one very interesting sense it is something that I haven’t had to answer for myself in a long time. I’ve generally been very happy in most important aspects of my life. But now that I’ve been un-employeed for 4 days (no, I won’t start whining.. I’m still one … Continue reading What do I want?
I wonder how this will work? I’m a complete WordPress newbie.. and I’m trying to set up a new, semi-compelling blog; one that will bring people back and not scare them away. Back in the day (as recently as last week) I was a top blogger at Microsoft on my “Full of I.T.” blog. For … Continue reading It’s been a long time…
That’s right! This blog is 12 years old today! Yep. 12 years ago today I entered my very first blog post. And in the years that followed, it was a pleasure to bring the latest-news, technical resources, and sometimes just silly tech stuff to your browser of choice. I know I haven’t been around much … Continue reading 12 Years being Full of I.T.