About

This is the blog of Richard Fennell, I am the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the Black Marble Ltd Microsoft Gold Partner based in the North of England. Black Marble specialises in DevOps consultancy and bespoke development usually on Microsoft platforms BizTalk

As CTO I am responsible for the delivery of systems and tools to allow my company, and our clients, to deliver solutions efficiently. All Black Mable’s development activity is underpinned by Azure DevOps tools and an agile process model. I am an MVP for DeveloperTools (nee Visual Studio ALM, nee Team System), an ALM Ranger, a Fellow of the British Computer Society (FBCS) and a Chartered Engineer (CEng)

I am a regular presenter at community events in the UK and Ireland (and the rest of the world given a chance) where my most common subject is software testing and the development process.

If you want to get in touch please use the contact form on this blog or follow my Twitter feed @RichardFennell