Two Years at Ned in the Cloud LLC

The beginning of May marks the two year anniversary of my self-employed life. I thought I might reflect on what I’ve learned over the last 24 months, and what the future holds.

May 6th is World Password Day and that means two things to me. First, start using a password manager. Second, enable 2FA on any sites you use frequently. Together we can make passwords better, or even better make them disappear.

Happy World Password Day!

May 6th is World Password Day and that means two things to me. First, start using a password manager. Second, enable 2FA on any sites you use frequently. Together we can make passwords better, or even better make them disappear.

The Magic of Cloud

The magic of cloud isn’t the elasticity or the cost model, it’s the API candy store! If on-prem wants a fighting chance to host new applications, it needs to adopt the magic of cloud and offer services developers care about.

Meta-Cognition

Have you ever found that you do better on a task the first time you try it than the subsequent attempts? Does it take you five or six tries to get back to the same level as that first attempt? That happens to me a lot, and I think I know why.