Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: 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

1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Adopt This Now, Infrastructure
Location: Ballroom F
Level: Beginner
Steve Francia (Google), Ashley McNamara (Rackspace)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 15 ratings)
Ashley McNamara and Steve Francia demonstrate how to create user-friendly command-line interfaces and command suites before walking you through building your own app. By the end of the workshop, you’ll have a working knowledge of Go and your very own functioning CLI app. Read more.