DevOps Day at AWS Loft

I recently went to the DevOps day at the AWS Pop-up Loft in San Francisco. The briefest rundown is that while I didn't really meet or speak to anyone, I would still do the event again. I learned a lot, and I felt supported as far as the instructors were concerned. The presenters were also well-versed and had the right level of expertise to be able to answer questions and keep time. It could have gone better, but it was still pretty good.


Women/Hack SV: The Aftermath

On the way out, the woman in charge of the event caught me to ask how I found the event. I was honest with her. There were too many people, not enough time, and not enough companies. She agreed. It was their first time working with that Women/Hack, so she wanted critical feedback. Also, if …

Grace Hopper Celebration: No Brogrammers Allowed at the Yahoo! Breakfast

Yahoo! had an invitational breakfast that started at 7 am Thursday Morning. I signed up originally to assist their registration desk, knowing that I would need the opportunity to get off my feet. However, it turned out I was the only one there at the crack of 7 to man the Backend/Frontend Engineer table so …