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Ich bin ein Xamarin(er) ♥

My new home office

As of the beginning of the April I am a Xamarin (that is what Xamarin employees call themselves). At Xummit I met the rest of the Xamarins and I had an incredible time there (dare I say magical ♥). I met old friends like Rodrigo Moya, Jason Smith, David Siegel, Cody…

Marconi love :)

I have lots of positive things to say about the OpenStack community. They managed to create a great mixture of professional yet agile and FLOSSy. Amazing CI/CD and devstack is just an awesome way to kickstart development on OpenStack. Last month I discovered Marconi (https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki…

Sc(r)um

I am entitled to my opinion and in my honest opinion: scrum sucks big time Here is why (again my opinion). Does not empower developers to become creative. Good way to sell that the developers are doing something (so that failure is not their fault) even if running around in…

Moving on...

The last year has been a rough year. I started working for Deutsche Telekom (with a bunch of other FLOSS developers) on OpenStack. What started off as developing new features upstream ended up being more or less devops stuff (mainly Puppet and orchestration) which is not really my style. During…

Bye Bye Wordpress! Hello Ghost

Finally managed to move away from Wordpress. One of the reasons I did less blogging is that I felt that Wordpress became more of a CMS and less of a blogging platform. I stumbled upon ghost which I must say is just awesome... Its done for blogging and blogging only…