Brandon Philips

Brandon philips

Biography

Brandon is the Developer Happiness Engineer at Rackspace/Cloudkick in San Francisco. Previously he worked as a Kernel developer at Novell/SuSE Labs.

He has presented at several technical conferences in the past including FreedomHEC Taipei, Linux Plumbers Conf and Ignite Portland 2 . In his spare time he tinkers with electronics and software, bikes, hikes and builds robots. For more information checkout his site.

Open Source Bridge 2012

Sessions for this user

* An Introduction to Luvit

Luvit is a new open source asynchronous framework. We will dive into what this project does, how it works, and what the goals are for the future.
Chemistry
Brandon Philips

* Libuv: The Power Underneath Node.js

Learn about the magic that powers nodejs and has enabled other projects to do cross platform non blocking io goodness.
Chemistry
Brandon Philips

Open Source Bridge 2011

Sessions for this user

* Beaming Up With Alien and Lua

lua is an extension language that is used in everything from mail filters to World of Warcraft. Learn how you can script C libraries with lua and alien.
Chemistry
Brandon Philips

Open Source Bridge 2010

Proposals for this user

* Fiddling with Linux

A violin is an analog instrument beloved throughout the world. I started playing at the end of 2009 and will spare sharing my skills but, I will share Linux tools, scripts and hardware I use to help learn and play.
Hacks 2010-03-26 05:38:45 +0000
Brandon Philips

* Get organized: Emacs a la org-mode

Have you ever finished a day and wondered where the time went? Need to bill customers but only have a vague idea of your actual effort? Get back on track with a heaping scoop of org-mode!
Cooking 2010-03-16 14:00:16 +0000
Brandon Philips

* Write a Linux Device Driver: Flipping bits, blinking lights and crashing Kernels

Curious what makes your hardware tick? Itching to crash your system in a indiviualized way? Then you should try your hand at writing a device driver for Linux.
Chemistry 2010-03-26 05:31:26 +0000
Brandon Philips

Open Source Bridge 2009

Sessions for this user

* Building an embedded Linux system monitoring device

As a Kernel developer I spend alot of my day looking at syslogs and rebooting systems. So, I set off to automate the process and you, the audience, will get an introduction to building ARM software and network device drivers.
Hacks
Brandon Philips