What is DevOps ?

philosophical discussion or what devops actually means andf a brief recap on it's evolution ...

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Rants & Raves

DevOps for mere mortals

In an industry that is continually evolving and with organisations constantly not only searching for the elusive differentiator  but also for the one thing that will improve performance over competitors...

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Rants & Raves

what are agile planning methodologies ?

“Plans are worthless, but planning is everything.” — Dwight D. EisenhowerThe above quote is one of my most favourite quotes, and personally I think it more than adequately describes the approach...

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JSON

JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) is a lightweight data interchange format. It is based on JavaScripts object literal notation....

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ubuntu - tips & tricks

Enable SSH on ubuntu

Secure Shell (SSH) is an extremely useful tool when administering a number Linux servers. If SSH is not enable on your ubuntu server this guide will assist you in...

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JavaScript Objects

JavaScript is an awesome language but at the same time JavaScript is a frustrating language.Every developer will have this love hate relationship with JavaScript. Developers just don't know how...

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JavaScript : Variables, Types and Values

Every programming language is designed to manipulate values, these values are referred to as Types and the most fundamental characteristics of a programming language is the set of types it...

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WordPress Basics

Permalinks on WordPress not working

If you’re setting up an installation of WordPress on a new server or desktop and you’re using Apache2 web server. You may come across a situation that your PermaLinks don’t function as expected.

This situation may well be caused by the fact that you have not configured your Apache2 web server correctly.  There are 4 steps involved to overcome the issue of permalinks on wordpress not working.

Happy first birthday

On the 19 Nov 2014 @ 14:21, I configured WordPress on my production server which resulted in the first post to be published.  Hence, I'll take this as the...

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WordPress Basics

reset wordpress site & home urls

When undergoing a large updates to your WordPress site, if like me you are thinking about undergoing a radical theme update,  and you’re unsure what impact your new them will have on all your existing plugins and layout of your existing blog posts. You may want to create a development version of your website on a test server.

WordPress Basics

install wordpress on ubuntu

In this post I will provide instructions to install WordPress on ubuntu server.  This tutorial is aimed at those users who may want to install WordPress on a virtual server for development purposes.

Get back your privacy

As a remote freelance software developer, I spend the vast majority of my life connected to the internet in some shape or form.  In fact the internet is pretty much...

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what is a RESTful API?

Modern Software applications are required to connect across different machines , User Interfaces (UI) and provide data to other applications in the form of services. To enable this software...

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What is Agile Methodology?

Over the past few years Agile has become a buzzword in not only the software development industry but across a number of industry sectors.   In fact, it seems one can...

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