Three Ways to Speed Up WordPress in Azure – Part 1

When I initially set up my blog, I had very little idea what I was doing. I’d heard of WordPress and Project Nami, and decided that it would be cool to run a fully PaaS website in Azure. I knew I wanted a performant website – if it’s slow, there’s penalization in SEO. Plus, everyone reads … [Read more…]

Should you Domain Join Azure VMs?

Recently, I spotted this question on Reddit: This is a good question – it indicates that the poster is realizing that the public cloud is a different place than on premises! There’s three things to address: What does the Pets vs Cattle mean? Does the pets vs cattle concept mean you need to change how … [Read more…]

Ignite 2017 Roundup

As the title says – this is my shortlist of the important stuff discussed and announced at Ignite. I hope to follow up on some of these subjects with a deep dive. Unfortunately, this year I wasn’t able to attend Ignite in person, so I didn’t have the opportunity to talk with the Microsoft representatives … [Read more…]