September 19, 2012
I'm proud to be a self confessed geek who, despite my grey hair still reaches for the keyboard and hacks code from time to time. IMHO, because of public cloud and open-source, it's never been easier to build complex systems at extremely low cost. Thus, things that weren't viable 5yrs ago can now be made a reality: that's exciting!
Ex-CTO Channel 4 Television - Responsible for all technology across the Channel, enthusiastic user of public cloud, fascinated by Open-Source, currently driving Hadoop adoption.