Welcome to my randomness

Hi, I’m Frans.

I love technology and I enjoy writing and speaking about security, .Net, Azure and GDPR - not necessarily in that order. When not doing that, I design and build systems at NewOrbit.

Recent Blog Posts

25 Sep 2019

Can a SHA256 Hash have a "/" in it?

I was recently asked whether a SHA265 hash could have a "/" in it. If you know how hashes work, you probably know that the question doesn't make sense. But...

14 Aug 2019

AI will fundamentally change how we build software

AI will change how we think about, design and build software. It's a revolution on par with the move to web.

28 May 2019

Azure Security Talk at rg-dev

I did a talk on "How to secure your web-app in Azure" at rg-dev

20 May 2019

Find SELECT N+1 with Application Insights

With ORMs it's very easy to write code that calls SQL many times to serve a single web requests, and it can be hard to find it. Application Insights can...