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Istio: Part 5 – Introduction to Kubernetes

In my previous article, I provided a high level overview of Containerization and how it compares to Virtualization. In this article I want to introduce an extremely powerful platform by the name of Kubernetes. By now, we should have a fair grasp on Containerization and Microservices. We are but one […]


I Will Be Presenting on Istio at IBM Think in Las Vegas

I have the honour and privilege to announce that I will be presenting 4 sessions at IBM Think in Las Vegas in March. The first presentation will focus on Microservices, Containerization and Istio. My Istio Session at IBM Think Introducing Istio: A New Way of Managing Microservices I am seriously excited […]

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Low-code Video Demo of Agilit-e, IBM Watson Workspace/Conversation and Node-RED in action

This is a video demonstration of how a bot was created using a low-code strategy to integrate IBM Watson Workspace with IBM Watson Conversation using Node-RED & Agilit-e as the middleware. IBM Watson Low-Code Integration Bringing these tools together truly shows off the power of cloud services and integration. No […]


Node-RED – Part 2: Setup Node-RED on IBM Cloud

Welcome to part 2 of my Up and Running with Node-RED video series. In Part 1 I provided an introduction to the series as well as a basic understanding of Node-RED. In this video tutorial, I take one through a step by step process on how to setup a Node-RED runtime on […]

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Istio: Part 4 – Introduction to Containerization 4

In my previous article I provided a high level overview of the differences between Microservices and Monoliths. In this article I do the same, but for containerization. We are slowly reaching the point of my Istio blog series where we finally start working with Istio itself. Following this article will be one […]

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Istio: Part 2 – Surviving the Documentation

It’s been just over a week since I blogged my first Istio article: Part 1 – The Journey Begins. It’s unreal how much I now know about containerization and deployments versus a few days ago. It’s definitely been an interesting week. Skills required to take on Istio When I first looked at the documentation, […]


Recipe for becoming an ultimate programmer

I find myself completely immersed in what’s possible with technology and the direction it’s taking. In the last few months alone I’ve become proficient in various platforms, frameworks, libraries and strategies, yet when I look at what I still need to learn and gain experience on, it frightens me to my […]

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