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One of Mozilla's senior engineering program managers, Larissa Brown Shapiro, wants to show us how mentoring in tech communities can be rewarding for both parties. She plans to give two talks on the subject at the practical tech conference, LISA15: Being the Bridge Builder and Explicit Invitation.
0 comments Posted 3 Nov 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
In this interview, we chat with Ian Lewis of Google about his upcoming talk at OpenStack Summit Tokyo, "In a world of ephemeral containers, how do we keep track of things?"
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All Things Open interview series
GitHub's Brandon Keepers shares some interesting insights into constraints developers face and how they account for these through transparency, participation, and collaboration.
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Grace Hopper Open Source Day interview (purple podium)
The Python Software Foundation's (PSF) Director Carol Willing will be mentoring coders for OpenHatch and the Systers' Volunteer Management System. Learn more about these projects, and the PSF's role at Grace Hopper this year, in this interview.
1 comment Posted 8 Oct 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Open source interview series
We caught up with All Things Open co-presenters Guy Martin and Nithya Ruff to hear about their talk, "Many ways to move the needle in open source."
0 comments Posted 7 Oct 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Grace Hopper Open Source Day interview (purple word bubble)
In this interview Rose Robinson talks with me about Systers' participation in the Open Source Day Codeathon taking place at the Grace Hopper Conference (GHC) in Houston, Texas this year—where attendence will hit record numbers.
0 comments Posted 10 Sep 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Diversity has a new full-time ally. Marina Zhurakhinskaya recently won an O'Reilly award for her work in diversity for free and open source software (FOSS), and she just successfully created a new position for diversity at Red Hat.
1 comment Posted 24 Aug 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Get a sneak peek at Daniel Roesler's Texas Linux Fest talk, "If you're not using HTTPS, your website is bad, and you should feel bad!"
12 comments Posted 21 Aug 2015 by Aleksandar Todorović Feed
In June, author and Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst appeared on an episode of theCUBE, where he shared his thoughts on leading an open organization and the future of organizational decision making.
3 comments Posted 20 Aug 2015 by The Open Organization Feed
Open Source in Education chalkboard
Computer science courses at universities are great at teaching algorithms, basic principles, and the theoretical foundation of computing. While these are essential for broader grasp of the discipline, graduates often find themselves lacking the practical skills needed by companies in their day-to-... Read more
1 comment Posted 19 Aug 2015 by Radek Pazdera Feed