On april 29th 2013, I joined Microsoft’s legendary Developer and Platform Evangelism team, where I will initially focus on the Enterprise market. I will report to Technical Fellow John Shewchuk, joining his new team of top-notch technical evangelists, like Xoogler James Whittaker and Microsoft veteran Eric Schmidt. Mary Jo Foley wrote a nice piece about […]
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May 13th, 2013 · 7 Comments
May 10th, 2013 · 2 Comments
My last day at VMware was april 6th 2013: I loved every bit of these 18 months building a worldwide and world class developer relations team of 21 star developer advocates, program managers and community site builders for Spring and Cloud Foundry. We had fun, accomplished and learned a lot. I strongly believed in the […]
Waza conference report
January 13th, 2012 · No Comments
Two days ago I attended Waza, Heroku’s first developer conference, “a free developer event for the study of technique” (Waza means technique in Judo and Aikido). It was a very good event, held at Yoshi’s San Francisco, a wonderful jazz club/japanese restaurant. The choice of venue meant they kept the event small, I counted between […]
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Goodbye Google, Hello VMware!
September 8th, 2011 · 10 Comments
In july 2005 I joined Google as AdWords API evangelist, to start developer relations, be the public friendly face for developers, of a company mostly driven by algorithms, with little human front end. Google then had 3000 employees, and 5 developer products. I left Google last week after 6 years, friday september 2 2011 was […]
Derek Collison RubyWorld 2011 Cloud Foundry deck
September 7th, 2011 · No Comments
Great deck from Derek Collison at RubyWorld 2011 about Cloud Foundry. View more presentations from Derek Collison