Creating a Chef Cookbook for Windows

The Berkshelf documentation moved to the “official” Chef docs. I found it a little confusing but complete. The purpose of this post is to remind future self how to do…

February 16, 2017 0

Finding Additional Performance Problems With System Tests

In a previous post, I showed how to leverage system test components to find memory leaks. The same technique can be applied to other types of performance problems. Using a…

February 14, 2017 0

Basic Swift Animation Tutorial – SpriteKit, Xcode, and Swift

But wouldn’t it be cool if it did this?… I’ve thought these words to myself many times during my career of software development.  I want a product to do more…

February 13, 2017 0

Leverage Your Tests to Find Memory Leaks

Many projects involve creating a suite of system tests alongside application features. These tests can provide some benefits that may not initially be self-evident. Generally, system tests are understood to…

February 13, 2017 0

Ignite DevOps 2017 @ SEP – Chef

Last week I blogged about the Ignite Talks that happened at SEP last month. See below for the slides from the Chef Ignite Talk.    

February 13, 2017 0

Mistakes Were Made: iOS App in Xamarin

This post is an artifact from my recent participation in an experiment in “learning as a project” (I made that up). I went through the process of adding TouchID to…

February 9, 2017 0

SEP Ignite DevOps 2017

Last month at SEP, our DevOp guild hosted an internal meeting of Ignite Talks. The theme for the talks was Configuration Management. Below is a slide deck I used to kick…

February 6, 2017 0

Elastic Search, LogStash, Kibana and Beats

I attended the Indy DevOps meetup last week to learn about Elastic Search, LogStash, and Kibana. Also known as the ELK stack. The speaker, Adis Cesar a Solution Architect at Elastic, also…

January 28, 2017 0

Why consider a Data Warehouse?

The need to collect, store and analyze large amounts of data continues to increase in importance for businesses across all industries. Marketing agencies have led the pack in processing large…

January 27, 2017 0

SEP expands with the opening of a new software product design studio

SEP expands with the opening of a new software product design studio CARMEL, Ind. (January 5, 2017) ─ Software Engineering Professionals (SEP) is expanding its Carmel, Ind. operations with the…

January 5, 2017 0