Knobbly knees, aching ankles, multiple surgeries, countless x-rays and less than 3 hours sleep lead me to make a decision that has had a significant impact on my life.

To get a real sense of this story, I should really start at the beginning which is all the way back…


Over the last two years, more and more organisations have started to embrace DevOps. But, why now? Traditionally DevOps has been the domain of early It adopters. Could this be because we are seeing more myths about DevOps being debunked on a regular basis?

DevOps is now the most widely…


Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Christmas are all fast approaching and with these come heavy amounts of traffic. While these all may seem like a long way off, preparing early will only benefit you. …


Everyone loves the internet. It’s where we talk to our friends and family, it where we work, it’s where we learn, explore and even fall in love. Yet, when we arrive at a website, only to have to wait for our favourite content to load, it can be incredibly annoying…


Trust, not money is the currency of life. Since the day we were born Trust has been the building block to every relationship, we have ever had and will continue to be long into the future. Over the last few years, we have seen trust constructs slowly shifting from in-person…


What is NF?

Neurofibromatosis, a hard word to say yet an even more difficult condition to live with. Neurofibromatosis or NF for short is a genetic disorder that affects the nervous system that can bye characterised by tumours that grow on nerves. Never heard of it? …


Simply put it is the best way of letting people know when something works, is broken, getting fixed or updated.

Shit happens. Everybody knows it, but nobody likes to be kept in the dark when it does. Running websites software tools and mobile applications is tough. If you have ever been involved with a web project, you know it takes a lot of time, talent and resources just to get…


Early in my career, I was told in training never to use the words “I am sorry” as this implied I or the company was guilty of something.

This went against everything I was taught growing up. I had been taught to apologise whenever I had caused someone pain whether…


With less than 24hrs to go to St. Patrick’s Day, every man, woman, and child around the world are gearing to proudly celebrate their Irish heritage, even those who are not Irish often joining in the celebrations. Yet, when most people think of St. …


Growing up in the 90’s, television and movies portrayed the typical ‘business man’ archetype, as someone who was a steely-eyed gentleman in a freshly pressed suit and often with hat to match. These men sometimes came with a cigar in hand, and they rarely smiled or exhibited any emotion whatsoever.

David Farrell

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