March 5, 2013
Web, Storage, High Availability, MASSIVE data throughput and number crunching.
Networking, being introduced to other cool hackers and job opportunities
About 11 years of development work on multiple platforms (.NET, C/C++, Ruby/RoR, Python/Django) and with different technologies (Storage, HPC)
I'm Steve, I program and consult
I get to meet some cool people and to talk about the same things I work with on a daily basis with some smart people who can give me insight onto my problems... where's the downside to that?