Ross Gardler

Ross Gardler
Senior Technical Evangelist, Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.

Website | @rgardler

Ross Gardler has been involved with open source in one form or another since the mid ‘90s. He is a member of the Apache Software Foundation where he currently serves as the foundations President. He’s been an independent strategy consultant, led the UK academic research sectors open source advisory service and now works for Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.


Location: F150 Level: Intermediate
Ross Gardler (Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.)
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A growing number of OSS technologies are available as services on Windows Azure, including database services for MySQL, MongoDB, and CouchDB developers, enterprise search based on Solr/Lucene, caching via the memcached wire protocol, and others. In this session you'll see examples of how to take advantage of these services from applications running on any cloud platform. Read more.
Location: E144 Level: Novice
Ross Gardler (Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.)
Techniques for community development using pre-built cloud based virtual machines that demonstrate your projects strengths and community engagement. Read more.


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