Hi, I'm Michael

I'm the director of Developer Relations at Kong, an international speaker and published author.

Recent Posts

How I work: Pocket Learn how I use Pocket to keep track of things I want to read, and then actually read them!
Make an S3 bucket public Allow access to all objects in an s3 bucket by default by using an access policy
jamf stuck on “Locating hardware information (macOS 11.6.5)” Kickstart `softwareupdated` to re-enable `jamf` reporting


Building GitHub Actions (Gumroad, 2020) Learn how to write your own GitHub Actions in Bash and Javascript, plus how to run them locally and write unit tests.
Ansible: From beginner to pro (Apress, 2016) A (slightly outdated, but still useful!) introduction to building Ansible playbooks, roles and modules, plus testing with Test Kitchen. There's even bonus content on orchestrating AWS with Ansible
Mastering Express Web Application Development (Packt, 2015) This one's technically a video series on how to build Express applications. It's very outdated now, but I enjoyed learning about video production at the time.