I give regular talks on a number of topics at various events. If you would like me to talk at an event, please contact me on Twitter or email.

See below for talk outlines, speaker profile as well as past and future talks.

Talk Outlines

GDPR for people who own software

In this talk, I will highlight the key areas that you need to consider if you own software, whether you develop it for internal use or provide it to others....

GDPR for software builders

In this lightning talk, I will highlight the key areas that you need to consider in your software - even if you *think* you don't store personal data.

Running SQL Azure at scale without a DBA

SQL Azure uses machine learning and sophisticated algorithms to provide you a "DBA in a box" that monitors your SQL database 24x7, automatically optimising performance and monitoring for security threats...

Securing Web Apps in Azure

So you have deployed your web app to Azure. Now, how do you make it more secure and compliant?

Speaker Profiles

Short Profile

CTO and CISO at NewOrbit; architecting and implementing large and small-scale software for our customers, all running on Azure.


Long Profile

Moving software to the cloud since 2006.

CTO and CISO at NewOrbit; architecting and implementing large and small-scale software for our customers, all running on Microsoft Azure.

Helping other companies move to Azure as part of our Gold Cloud Partnership with Microsoft.

Obsessed with security and excited by how much easier Azure makes it to be GDPR compliant.

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Past & Future Talks