Speaking @TechDaysSweden in October

I am happy, to once again, have the opportunity to speak at Techdays Sweden in October, and this year marks the 10th year anniversary for Techdays Sweden! Techdays Sweden is one of the bigger Microsoft focused IT conferences in the Nordics with 2000+ attendees (last year) and has some great people and companies driving digital … Read more

CloudBurst 2019 – Also in Malmö!

Kickstart the Azure knowledge building after the vacation, join a community event 🙂 The Microsoft Azure developer community in Sweden has been arranging CloudBurst for some years now. It has been a great success with great attendance and even greater speakers 🙂 CloudBurst 2019 is a Microsoft Azure developer conferences in run by local enthusiasts. … Read more

Serverless twitter# photo analyzing app

This is a LAB we did at ITU University in Copenhagen Denmark and at Global Azure Boot camp in Malmö Sweden. Originally created by Ben Coleman adjusted for new CosmosDB setup by Jacob Foss and changed by me to fit the Global Azure Boot camp Lab. This lab builds an serverless application that takes photos … Read more

CosmosDB – Some setup and quick get started tips

Yet another CosmosDB get started blog post 🙂 Well hopefully this can help someone to a streamlined get started experience with CosmosDB and avoid needing to redo the whole thing some weeks or month later since there where a better structured, performant and cheaper way to setup the CosmosDB. The quick start! Create Azure CosmosDB … Read more

Microsoft – CyberSecurity and Azure

Security security security, never bypass security!… It is easier said than done, assume breach is the going working assumption in the industry. As Tom Janetscheck said “it is not a security breach if it wasn´t secure before” when he held a presentation at Skåne Azure User Group. One thing i recall from The keynote at … Read more

Automate Disk initialization on VM with Azure Desired State Configuration

A common scenario is that Azure VMs are being provisioned with some extra disks attached, those disks then needs to be initialized before use. Doing that for more than one server becomes time consuming so it needs to be automated. I recently ran across this need again and recall solving it with DSC, of course … Read more

Speaker at Experts Live Netherlands 2018, Azure, Big Data etc.

First time speaker @ExpertsliveNL, honored to have been selected and looking forward to it! Next week on Tuesday 19/6 in Ede, Netherlands 16:15-17:15 i will be holding a session covering what i learned engaging in an early adoption of HDInsight, Azure Data Lake, Azure Data Lake Analytics, some OSS components and the vision to build … Read more

Getting started with Serverless in Azure with Azure Functions

Curious about serverless or already joined the serverless movement? This post focuses on Azure Functions as the serverless component, a really useful “just throw code at it” service that lets you be flexible, agile, scalable and all other nice cloudy buzz superlatives that you can think of. Just jump in an try it! Get some … Read more