Joep Piscaer

Joep is a technologist with team building skills. He likes all things infrastructure, but really shines when it comes to DevOps. Once a virtualization and storage consultant, he built IaaS platforms, created an army of Community Managers, and built, led, and developed a team of technical architects. Most recently, Joep is building the Jumbo Tech Campus. Jumbo is the fastest growing online supermarket of the Netherlands. As the Technical Pathfinder, Joep is responsible for the DevOps way-of-work, tooling, cloud, and open source strategy of the Tech Campus, the e-commerce software development house. In addition to freelance tech marketing, he runs his own blog,, speaks at industry events, and iss a frequent delegate for TechFieldDay events. He also hosts The Cube sometimes.



How to Prevent Lock-In for DevOps Tooling

July 3, 2019

We’ve talked about a lot in this series about DevOps tooling: Start Your DevOps Journey by Looking at the Value You Add Why Choosing a One-Size-Fits-All Solution Won’t Work How to Choose the Right Tools in Your DevOps Toolchain How to Prevent Tool Sprawl …



A Look into the Pi-Shaped Expert Model

October 7, 2015

So you’ve started planning your career using a VCDX skillset. Continuing on that same train of thought, I want to walk you through an additional concept that might help you decide what skills to develop next. In the last year, I’ve been preparing my …