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Head in the clouds: Summer trip in Bucegi mountains

This year I spent again my summer holiday in Sinaia, Prahova Valley, Romania. This gave me the opportunity to walk on my favorite mountain track in Bucegi mountains. The trip starts in Sinaia, a holiday resort and home of the … Continue reading

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Impressions from ITCamp 2016 – Day 2

Day 2 was full of sessions, at any given time there were 5 sessions in parallel. Paula Januszkiewicz, who just arrived from another conference, delivered two full room presentations. I have attended an MVP side meeting organized by Microsoft Romania … Continue reading

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Impressions from ITCamp 2016 – Day 1

IT Camp 2016 started great, it reached 600 attendees just in the day before the event. Once again Mr. Emil Boc, the mayor of Cluj-Napoca, opened the conference. Then two great keynotes from Jayson E. Street and Laurent Ellerbach, Technical … Continue reading

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Keukenhof Tulips

This year I had the chance to visit the Keukenhof park in Netherlands. The tulips grown there are exceptional. Please see some pictures below:

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Security Theater at Brussels Airport

In a previous post, I called the “security” measures enforced at Brussels Airport stupid. In this post I am trying to explain why I consider them as such. First a definition from Wikipedia: “Airport security refers to the techniques and … Continue reading

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Impressions from Microsoft Technology Center – Part 2

After installing the infrastructure, I was asked to provide technical support during the performance testing period. So I headed again to Microsoft Technology Center, this time together with a great team of consultants from Codit, the developers of the application: … Continue reading

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Impressions from Microsoft Technology Center – Part 1

I have recently had the great opportunity to participate to the performance testing of an application at the Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) in Paris. First I was sent on a mission to install and configure the infrastructure required for the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2016!

I wish you to be healthy and happy and have a great 2016! La Mulţi Ani! Happy New Year! Een Gelukkig Nieuwjaar! Bonne année! Ein gutes neues Jahr! Boldog Új Évet! Gott nytt år!

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Pictures from Microsoft Summit 2015

Here are a few pictures from Microsoft Summit 2015, organized by Microsoft Romania on Nov 4-5, 2015 at the Palace of Parliament.

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SCUG BE Night Fall Edition

This week, on Oct 22, 2015, I have attended the SCUG BE Night Fall Edition meeting hosted by Microsoft Benelux in Zaventem, Belgium. The event had a very good audience, and great speakers: Jan Van Meirvenne presented “The new kid in cloud-town: Operations … Continue reading

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