Matthew Mombrea

Matthew Mombrea is a software engineer, founder of Cypress North, and a technology enthusiast.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of ITworld, its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

Web design trend predictions for 2016 - 2017

Mailbird 2.0 - Still the best Email client for Windows and Gmail

Mailbird 2.0 - Still the best Email client for Windows and Gmail

I've been using Mailbird for well over a year now. With last weeks release of version 2.0 it's even better.

Google's Angular 2 being built with Microsoft's TypeScript

Google's Angular 2 being built with Microsoft's TypeScript

Google adopting Microsoft's TypeScript language for its upcoming version of Angular is a big win for the platform

Microsoft targets cloud infrastructure with Windows Nano Server

Microsoft targets cloud infrastructure with Windows Nano Server

In a leaked presentation about Windows Server 2016, the focus appears to be on building cloud infrastructure with a "zero footprint" install called Nano Server.

Configuring multiple LACP groups on a TP-LINK switch

Configuring multiple LACP groups on a TP-LINK switch

I realize this is a very specific topic and situation, but this solution needs to exist on the internet.

Migrating from SVN to Git version control - Part 2

Migrating from SVN to Git version control - Part 2

I talked about why we decided to make the switch to Git, now I'll talk about how to actually migrate an SVN project to a Git repository.

Migrating from SVN to Git version control - Part 1

Migrating from SVN to Git version control - Part 1

SVN is my favorite version control system, but it's time to say goodbye.

What is a Windows Hyper-V High Availability Cluster?

What is a Windows Hyper-V High Availability Cluster?

Windows Hyper-V has come a long way since Server 2008. Today it has some of the best features going for high availability and shared storage.

The key to consulting happiness: become Batman

The key to consulting happiness: become Batman

Whether you own or work at a development firm / agency, the primary factor in determining your happiness is going to be learning when and when not to care.

How to configure Nginx for Wordpress Multisite with subdirectories

How to configure Nginx for Wordpress Multisite with subdirectories

Nginx and Wordpress work great together but it requires a few extra directives to work properly with Multisite subdirectories.

Beware the Windows Hyper-V 2012 R2 upgrade

Beware the Windows Hyper-V 2012 R2 upgrade

There are some very worthwhile features in Windows Server 2012 R2 and Hyper-V R2, but it's a one way street for VM's after you upgrade.

Resource allocation for virtual machines is like running a gym

Resource allocation for virtual machines is like running a gym

How you schedule a finite number of resources for many clients to utilize is similar to running a gym, especially in VDI.

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