Picking up new domain names is always so much fun. The question is now: How long will they sit idle before I do anything with them?

I'm looking out at a GCP green field, and I'm wondering where to start. Lots of things to do...

Waking up to the wreckage left behind by the CenturyLink outage. Hoping that everything failed over correctly.

14 meetings tomorrow, and 8 are interviews. I'm hoping we can get through this hiring phase quickly.

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On the calendar for today, 11 meetings covering almost every hour of my workday. 6 of them are interviews for devops roles on my team.

I just saw the term GitOps. That just seems awfully specific.

It looks like Zoom is having a bad day with all of the back to school activities.

TIL that the iPlanet web server is still a thing, 

and that people still use it.

Of course I really haven't logged into those services lately because of work priorities.

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I'm curious how this TikTok ban/buyout is going to proceed. I have a personal Tencent account that I use on several services. I've even used WeChat for business because at times that's the only way to communicate with offices in China.

Anyone got a favorite APM tool? I'm already familiar with AppDynamics, DataDog, and NewRelic, but I'm wondering if there are any disruptors. Thoughts?

I'm bouncing around today. AWS, GCP, unrelated SPF records, backlog grooming...

My 14" monitor that I've been using for many years has finally gone out. I had a 22" TV around that I could use as a temp replacement. It has better resolution, but it's way to big. Time to find a replacement...

My team is growing. It's grown from 3 to 6, and we have 3 new roles in the works. I'm already scoping out my next round of roles. I'm looking for people with a devops background with experience in AI, ML, CV, AWS, GCP, Python, PHP, JavaScript and related frameworks. Know of anyone in the market that you would recommend?

I just spent some time running through some Qwiklabs for various GCP topics.

I'm spending a notable portion of my day doing phone interviews for open tech roles on my team.

Just tried to renew my auto registration online, and the NV DMV is handing out these... 

Win32Exception (0x80004005)
SqlException (0x80131904)
HttpException (0x80004005)

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I just noticed that I bought gas two weeks ago, and I still have nearly a full tank of gas.

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