Brent Keller

Blog Posts

  • Be More Productive With Github CLI Alias
    As a developer I spend a fair amount of time each day making and reviewing pull requests. I've also been trying harder to do more within the terminal these days because I find there to be a wealth of…
  • Review: NodeJS - The Complete Guide on Udemy
    I spent the past couple of weeks working through NodeJS - The Complete Guide by Maximilian Schwarzmüller on Udemy . I thought the course was really great and offered a nice concise approach that…
  • CosmosDB Query Optimization: Case-(in)sensitive Searches
    I recently added some performance logging to my CosmosDB data access layer and I discovered that a query was using over 2000 RUs. The offending query was something that seemed pretty innocent, merely…
  • Visual Studio External Web Tools Configuration
    In working with several npm tools you occasionally run into some weird issues when running scripts from within the Visual Studio, perhaps using the task runner (running gulp files for example). On a…