Sarah Sharp

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Biography

Sarah Sharp is a Linux graphics developer at Intel’s Open Source Technology Center. In her spare time, Sarah likes to read webcomics with Comic Rocket, garden, practice amateur photography, and participate in fandom communities. Sarah co-coordinates Outreachy, a program to provide paid 3-month internships for people traditionally underrepesented in technology to work on open source. http://www.outreachy.org

Open Source Bridge 2016

Sessions for this user

* Corporate Open Source Fail

What makes companies with good intentions fail so miserably at open source? How can we (as engineers and managers) influence our bosses to "do the right thing"?
Business
Sarah Sharp

Open Source Bridge 2013 Birds of a Feather

Proposals for this user

* Geeks and Depression: Blue Hackers BoF

Lots of geeks have depression. Come talk about what helps you overcome your depression, and learn about bluehackers.org
BOF 2013-06-11 14:35:27 +0000
Sarah Sharp

Open Source Bridge 2011

Sessions for this user

* Growing Food with Open Source

Open source folks are naturally lazy. Anything mundane task they can automate, they will. So what does an open source developer do when faced with planning, planting, and tediously watering a garden? Automate!
Hacks
Sarah Sharp

Open Source Bridge 2010

Sessions for this user

* SuperSpeed me: USB 3.0 Open Source Support

USB 3.0 promises a 10x speedup and better power management than USB 2.0. But how do these devices actually work? Is there open source support for them? Come learn about these fast new devices that are finally hitting the market.
Chemistry
Sarah Sharp