Francois Marier

Square

Francois Marier

Catalyst IT

Biography

Francois has been involved in Open Source communities for more than 10 years. Currently a senior software developer at Catalyst IT, he is a long time Debian Developer and has worked on commercial Open Source projects for most of his professional career. He enjoys introducing people to the ideas behind Free and Open Source Software and discussing the intricacies of Open Source licenses.

In addition to being a contributor on a few Open Source projects, Francois is the author of two small Open Source applications: safe-rm and email-reminder . One of his most recent contributions to the FOSS community was linux.conf.au 2010 where he sat on the organizing committee that ran a successful technical conference which brought almost 600 delegates to Wellington, New Zealand.

Proposals for this user

* Help! My webapp is slow and I don't know what to do!

One of your clients has asked you to have a look at their web application and to make it faster. Where do you start? Without looking at (or changing) the source code of the application, what can you do to make it better?
Cooking 2010-03-12 04:37:54 +0000
Francois Marier