A former co-worker uploaded this panaroma of the CDnow data center in Fort Washington. This data center holds a spcial place in my heart, as it was the first “proper” data center I ever had access to. Prior to that, I’d been running servers (mainly AIX and SGI Iris Indigos) out of offices on Penn’s […]Read more "The CDnow Data Center, Circa 2000"
I helped host the Philly Women in Technology Summit during Philly Tech Week. In this video clip, I was interviewed by WomenCentric, a global directory of women professionals, about the role reversal I felt being the only male at a 200 attendee technology conference: Diversity on a tech team always means better ideas, better solutions, […]Read more "Interview About the Women In Tech Summit; A Y-Chromosome Perspective"
Philadelphia has an amazing, diverse and ever-active tech-creative community. Web designers, graphic artists, developers, videographers, content strategists, people in marketing, social media and game development all find a home here. There’s so much going on, it’s easy to miss things you’d like to know about, and here’s your chance to find out what is happening […]Read more "PANMA Event: 10/20/2011: #whywelovephilly: The Awesome Philly Tech Scene!"
I recently received a summons for jury duty. That really didn’t take long: I’ve been back in the city for less than a year, and already, I’ve been “randomly selected.” During my five years in the suburbs, somehow I never ended up getting selected. I can’t complain, however; if frequent jury selection is the price […]Read more "Philadelphia Jury Duty (Center City): What You Can Bring, Electronics Wise"