Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Josh Butikofer

Josh Butikofer
Senior Software Architect, Adobe


Josh Butikofer is a senior architect at Adobe, where he helps wrangle trillions of transactions for Adobe’s analytics and marketing customers. With two decades of engineering experience in both startups and enterprises (and three kids at home), he is hopefully starting to figure things out. Josh has been an open source enthusiast and avid user since discovering Linux in 1998. He holds a BS in computer science from Brigham Young University. Josh has many interests: software, of course, but also creativity through technology, genre fiction, writing, cycling, and achieving success in the family.


11:00am11:40am Thursday, July 19, 2018
Live coding
Location: Portland 252
Level: Intermediate
Josh Butikofer (Adobe)
Average rating: ****.
(4.83, 6 ratings)
Blockchain == buzzword * 10^10. By now, most of us have heard something about blockchains. Josh Butikofer walks you through building a very basic blockchain to demonstrate how the underlying technologies work and what they might be good for besides the cryptocurrency use case. Join in to go beyond yet another alt-coin to invest in and dig deeper into the tech. Read more.