App-V automatically cleanup unpublished packages

20 Apr 2017
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

With the release of Microsoft’s Creators Update (1703) new features have been added to App-V. These new features are summarized on this page. One of the new functionalities is the automatically cleanup unpublished packages and in this blog post, I...

Prototype vs Minimum Viable Product (MVP)

29 Mar 2017
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Gathering feedback on your new idea is very important to shape your product. During the development of your product, you probably encounter problems or have the need to validate a concept. By creating prototypes you can validate this yourself or e...

Is Windows 10 suitable for enterprises?

23 Feb 2017
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

With the introduction of Windows 10 Microsoft has decided to change the servicing strategy. This new strategy has a more continuous delivery approach with bigger feature updates every 6 months. Many enterprise organizations are investigating the m...

Centralized logging hosted in Docker

28 Jan 2017
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Proper logging helps to understand a problem with your software, especially during the development of a new product. I’m currently working on a new project where multiple microservices are hosted in separate Docker containers. In this scenario, ce...

How can there be a DevOps engineer?

29 Dec 2016
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

How can there be a DevOps engineer? I often see vacancies with the job title DevOps engineer and always think, this makes no sense. DevOps is all about collaboration between two different expertises. In this blog post, I want to share the history ...

Hands-on: Microsoft Bot Framework with LUIS

29 Nov 2016
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

This year during the Microsoft Build event Microsoft has released the Bot Framework. The Bot Framework is a default template that allows you to create your own bot. But what is a bot and how does it work? The possibilities are endless and it can c...

15% user density impact with Windows Server 2016

13 Oct 2016
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Microsoft has released Windows Server 2016 on the 12th of October 2016. This means enterprises will look into upgrading their Remote Desktop environments. When updating an existing Remote Desktop Services (RDS) environment it is important to fully...

No HTML5 videos on Windows Server 2016 RDSH

28 Sep 2016
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Microsoft has released a technical evaluation version of Windows Server 2016 on the 26th of September 2016. This is the version of Windows Server 2016 which is going to be generally available mid-October this year. To get an idea of the scalabilit...

MDT Storage Driver not found on VMware

20 Sep 2016
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

When a reference image is up to date with the latest Windows updates, the deployment time will decrease tremendously. Trond Eirik Haavarstein has written an excellent blog post on how to create a reference image with Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (...

Agile methodology in Enterprise IT

25 Aug 2016
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Agile is common within software development but not often used in Enterprise IT. But Agile is as much applicable on Enterprise IT as software development. The definition of Agile is “quick and well-coordinated in movement”. Adapting to changes aro...


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