This site is developed and maintained by Julian Simpson. Julian’s mission is to help everyone get their code into production as soon as they can. Software is better when it works for us, not when we lose it in the cracks between teams.

Julian started his career as a PC technician. That was quite some time ago. Since then he has been a:

  • Freelance Internet Technician
  • ISP Helpdesk agent
  • Unix Systems Administrator
  • Build and release consultant at ThoughtWorks and other companies
  • Systems administrator, Puppet coder and operations manager at a startup.
  • DevOps Consultant at the Build Doctor Limited

Presently he is Global Security and Platforms Manager at Fuel50.

Headline Skills

  • Continuous Delivery
  • DevOps, with an emphasis on reconciling Development and Operations practices and teams
  • Build and release engineering for Java, Ruby, Python and .NET
  • Ruby and Python development
  • UNIX and Linux Systems Administration

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