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Tell me it’s not over #WCBELFAST :(

After months of planning and preparation – the project that was Wordcamp Belfast 2018 #WCBELFAST is nearly a memory. The event closed yesterday and the attendees, speakers, volunteers and organisers are returning to their respective homes across the world. As a first time co-organiser of the event – it was an experience to set up […]


Belfast WordPress Meetup May 2018

At the recent WordPress Meetup  we had three talks on similar but different aspects of running WordPress locally to enhance development pipelines and to allow for disaster recovery testing. I gave a talk on Docker and its role in running / testing WordPress and other applications. I used a couple of example docker containers and […]


Wordcamp Belfast 2018 #WCBELFAST

I can’t believe how the time has flown since it was announced that Wordcamp would be returning to Belfast in 2018. We have a great range of speakers and subject across the two days of the event (26th 27th May 2018) and it promises to be another great community get together. This is the only […]


Is blogging worth it ?

Well I think the answer is yes if the purpose of your blogging is to help others facing a problem you have been able to resolve. Over the years I have had some interesting correspondence around some of the blog posts and looking at the search words that lead people to the site has been […]


Icon UK 2018

After a break last year – the number one event for IBM Domino / Notes and collaboration developers is BACK. ICON UK 2018 will be in Birmingham and will host two days of tracks on the 13th and 14th of September. Tickets are now on sale and I am looking forward to the event which […]


To Infinity and Xpages

Had a client call regarding an xpage application which had been working for quite some time but had stopped. The piece that kicked off this puzzle was that in a combo box where the options you could select were fed from an @Formula lookup on a DOMINO view simply said “Infinity”. Mmmm that can’t be […]