Everything open source
May 16–17, 2016: Training & Tutorials
May 18–19, 2016: Conference
Austin, TX
ashley mcnamara

ashley mcnamara
Director of Technical Communities, Rackspace

Website | @ashleymcnamara

Ashley McNamara is the director of technical communities at ObjectRocket by Rackspace, where she acts as a bridge between third-party developers and Rackspace, driving platform adoption through the developer community and driving change into products based on real-world customer/developer feedback. Ashley was a 2014 Hackbright engineering fellow. In her spare time, she’s a mentor at WeWork, General Assembly, AngelHack, and CapitalFactory and is on the board of multiple engineering groups including Redis Austin, Big Data Analytics Club, and Austin All Girl Hack Night. Ashley is passionate about helping more underrepresented individuals join and feel comfortable in tech and is often a resource for new developers trying to find their way.

Sessions

1:30pm–5:00pm Monday, 05/16/2016
The New Stuff
Location: Meeting Room 18 A/B Level: Intermediate
Steve Francia (Google), ashley mcnamara (Rackspace)
Average rating: ****.
(4.32, 22 ratings)
Go is a great platform for CLI development due to its raw power, easy syntax, and painless distribution. Steve Francia and Ashley McNamara teach the techniques, principles, and libraries you need to build great CLI apps, covering everything from designing commands to working with and parsing flags, config files, and remote config systems and working with environment variables and 12-factor apps. Read more.