Steven is an Open Source Advocate and Technologist working for Red Hat since they opened their New Zealand office in May 2011. Over the last 20+ year's he's helped numerous business see the benefit in adopting a wide range of Open Source technologies, and  has spoken at a number of regional and international conferences including OSDC,, OpenStack Summit, Linux World and OSCON.

In his spare time he still hacks on MythTV, and debugging random new bits of hardware that really should know better.

Follow him on Twitter at @StevensHat.

Authored Content

How to use a Raspberry Pi for home automation

Using an old Raspberry Pi and open source Logitech software, an audiophile creates a streaming music system for the home office.
Penguins walking on the beach

One Linux user shares his journey in keeping modern firmwares current.

Contributed Content

"what is your story" on chalkboard

Five, short personal stories about first introductions to the world of open source software.