So I joined NetApp

Those of you that know me will know that I’ve spent a long part of my career as a customer, partner, and even advocate of NetApp technologies. So finally, the time has come where I’ve joined the mothership and taken a full-time position with them. In this post I want to cover a little about…

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Buying a house in a post-COVID-19 world

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I wanted to write something a little different than normal, this isn’t anything to do with technology or my work. This is pondering the question, is buying a house in a post-COVID-19 world a good idea? As strange as it is for someone nearing 40, I don’t own a house. I’ve moved around a lot…

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NetApp INSIGHT is going on tour!

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This week we see NetApp INSIGHT hit the road and start the EMEA tour, first up is London. They have three events between now and the end of March hitting London, Paris and finishing up in Berlin. These are smaller 1-2-day events bringing the highlights from INSIGHT Vegas 2019 and more region-specific content to each…

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5 Goals for Q1 2020


In my last post I talked about taking on some passion projects and generally trying to do a bit more of the things I enjoy doing. To that end I am going to set myself quarterly goals to try and motivate myself and allow for measurable, incremental improvement. So, here are my 5 Goals for…

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2019 Review: The good, the bad and the ugly!


Happy New Year, welcome to 2020! At the start of this year I want to take a moment to look back at the last year and reflect. 2019 was full of ups and downs, there were some great moments but equally there were some real lows. The Good I’m going to be a dad! Yup,…

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Mid-March – Where did that come from?

Home Office Setup

Well it seems like this year has crept up on me pretty fast, it is already mid-March and I don’t know where the time has gone! I haven’t written anything here at all this year and wanted to provide a little update on what has been happening and also what is coming up in the…

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