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Search and Big Data Architect at Opensource Connections.

I program in C, C++, Java, Javascript, Python, and Php.

PS The gravatar is me in a Snuggie reading the Pragmatic Programmer w/ the complimentary map light :)


Apr
8
answered What precautions should be taken when joining a software company?
Apr
4
answered What software development model has worked best for software teams with heavy dependancy on hardware teams?
Mar
29
answered How to measure team productivity in Agile project environment?
Mar
9
answered Do I need to test everything?
Mar
8
answered When checking for transposed day and month values between two Dates - should comparing 11/11/2000 and 11/11/2000 return true or false?
Feb
28
asked Do I really need a unit test framework?
Jan
5
answered Does using new techniques hurt productivity?
Dec
27
answered Should I use the language I'm most comfortable in, or the company “standard”
Dec
21
answered Do you work in teams? how do you split programming tasks? Is specialization a must?
Dec
21
asked Alternate string formatting options in C++?
Dec
16
answered Custom heap allocators
Dec
13
asked What performance can we expect from std::string's c_str()? Always constant time?
Nov
10
answered Is there a good Cognitive Architecture for implementing intelligent software agents?
Nov
2
answered What is the advantage of using map datastructure?
Nov
2
answered What skills to add for an older CS grad living in rural area?
Nov
1
answered How do you structure unit tests for multiple objects that exhibit the same behavior?
Oct
21
answered If a language changes quickly, is this considered a good thing?
Sep
27
answered How to cope with the problem of (compiling) a large code base?
Aug
24
answered Why is DRY important?
Aug
17
answered How to best approach planning and budgeting of software performance optimization efforts?