In our previous post, we discussed the challenges that surface when you do not retrain or restructure existing employees before starting your Azure implementation journey. Now that you have your team on board and organized correctly, the next step is to create an effective structure in the Azure environment. There are many badly designed structures […]
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Mark Rentmeester and I sat down for a Beer 30 interview on Blockchain and related technologies. We talk Microsoft Blockchain, CoCo Framework, blockchain futures, and more. Check it out!
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Last time, we covered the need for a company adoption strategy in your Azure implementation journey. Here’s another roadblock you have to get past: your employees’ familiarity with your prior ways of doing things. Implementing changes without taking into consideration the need to retrain and restructure your current work dynamics can easily lead to trouble—or, […]
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In this new blog series, I will take you through a test drive of the Microsoft Azure environment and discuss routes that have put companies in the ditch during navigation and implementation—and, more importantly, how to avoid them. Whether you are brand new to Azure or your journey is already underway, these ideas will […]
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I recorded a Tech Talk on optimizing supply chains using machine learning and AI. This will be interesting to anyone who operates a production process (of any kind) that depends on inventory, parts, or anyone who simply cares about how AI can change a business.
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I’m presenting on Azure Operationalization at the AON Center in Chicago, November 12th from 9:00 – 12:00. I’m presenting alongside Microsoft Midwest Chief Technologist Paul Edlund. Join us! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/azure-operationalization-event-tickets-51514958628
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I interview Adam Burke from the Microsoft Partner Hosting team on moving large hosters and service providers to Azure. I’ve worked with Adam for a long time and it was a great opportunity to hear from him on what partners are thinking about.
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