Jon Blumenfeld

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My name is Jon Blumenfeld and this is my personal website. The Sparq Vault is where I curate things from around the internet that fascinate me on both a personal and professional level.

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Fourth of July Desserts

Fourth of July Desserts

Fourth of July Watermelon Cake Fourth of July Puppy Chow Fourth or July Candy Bars Fourth of July SkewersFourth of July Fudge Fourth of July Bar Fourth of July Panna Cotta

Periodic Table of DevOps

Periodic Table of DevOps

The DevOps landscape is quite expansive. The depth and breadth of tooling available to us as companies is baffling…. All of this is compounded by the fact that many tools overlap in their capabilities and are perpetually shrinking or expanding their offerings on a daily basis.

XebiaLabs Main Website / Blog Sync MODX Snippet

XebiaLabs Main Website / Blog Sync MODX Snippet

Something I’ve seen a lot of organizations struggling with is keeping their blog, website, and other web properties in “sync”, or at least being able to use content from the all of them in one place. For example, often times a company will want to pull their related “blog” content on their main website, or […]

XebiaLabs Swag Bags / Pure White Photoshopping

XebiaLabs Swag Bags / Pure White Photoshopping

This past quarter at XebiaLabs we got a bunch of new swag including t-shirts, portable phone charges, moleskine notebooks, and a bunch of other fun stuff! We wanted to showcase these on our site for an event that was coming up the next day, and didn’t have a photographer to get us a nice picture […]