Coming Full Circle

Published at June 29, 2020 ·  5 min read

I have recently changed jobs and the whole experience has made me take a step back and take a look at where I have come from. What roads did I have to cross to get here. My current position is working with various business units of a large company to adopt a DevOps culture. For the past nine years I have been working as a consultant helping clients to achieve a better DevOps experience around TFS and then Azure DevOps....

The New Normal

Published at May 2, 2020 ·  8 min read

Welcome to the rest of your life. Right now we are in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic and I hear people talking about the first things they want to do when things get back to normal. We need to re-think what our interpretation of Normal is going to be, unless we are willing to make some serious changes. If you think that Covid-19 was bad, the next one is going to be even worse....

Living on a Vegan Diet

Published at March 7, 2016 ·  5 min read

In all my blog posts that I have written over the years I have never talked about health or a healthy lifestyle. This will be a first and you as a technology person might be wondering what has living a Vegan Lifestyle have anything to do with software. After all the blog title is “Donald on Software”. For years I would go through these decade birthdays and just remark how turning thirty was just like turning twenty except I had all the extra knowledge called life....