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Using IoT on a Beer Kegerator

Being born and raised in the great state of Wisconsin, beer has been a part of most of my adult life. Couple that with my love of technology, I always wondered how I could leverage some cool tech with a beer theme. Since the proliferation of inexpensive hardware and the Internet of Things (IoT), it has now become easy (and cheap!) to provide solutions that can be used to monitor (among other things) beer-related activities. This article will describe and detail the steps I took to create a solution for monitoring beer consumption on a beer kegerator.
 

John Adali by John Adali

Why your peers are adopting cloud storage solutions

While I was at Microsoft in the early Cloud adoption days, there was a lot of celebration surrounding a shift to the Azure. Here we are - eight years after I first started working in Cloud services and going on three years removed from Microsoft - many customers are still adopting basic elements, such as storage, while others are creating new business models leveraging Cloud technologies.
 

Chad Alexander by Chad Alexander

Tech Talks - Azure Migrations and What People Forget

In this episode of Tech Talks, Concurrency CTO Nathan Lasnoski discusses the key things organizations should consider when moving to the cloud, as well as, what they most often forget.

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Tech Talks - Azure Functions

In this inaugural episode of Tech Talks, Concurrency CTO Nathan Lasnoski shows how Microsoft's Azure Functions makes life easier for developers by allowing them to build and deploy into an environment in a controlled way, removing the constraints of the infrastructure.

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

HDInsight in Azure

One of the most powerful Big Data and data analytics solutions available and easy to set up: Microsoft HDInsight

Nick Adams by Nick Adams