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Deirdré Straughan
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  • Open University
    MBA, 2005
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Asian Studies, Hindi, 1986
  • Woodstock School
    High School, 1977 - 1981
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Third culture kid, technologist
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I've lived all over the world.

I work with technology and the people who make it.

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San Francisco - Milan, Italy - Lecco, Italy - Dhaka, Bangladesh - Beaumont, TX - Honolulu, HI - Bangkok, Thailand - Pittsburgh, PA - Austin TX - Santa Cruz Ca - Benares, India - New Orleans LA - New Haven CT - Jakarta Indonesia

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Since I haven't been around here much lately, the big news about me is: http://www.beginningwithi.com/2015/04/14/breast-cancer/
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Ciao Deirdré, non ero aggiornato e questa mattina ho recuperato leggendo quasi tutto quello che hai scritto. Ora trovo la tua mail e ti contatto. Un abbraccio. 
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Need better OS performance? Here's a free DTrace tutorial bit.ly/1qdQUiE @brendangregg
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Today's crop of photos from my Easter Flower Walk ow.ly/vYhg4
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A new piece of autobiography: The Boys’ and Girls’ Book About Divorce http://ow.ly/vXnbT
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Brendan Gregg's Cloud Performance course, chapter 8: File Systems
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Last chace to join DTrace training next week at Joyent SF with Max Bruning!
duration: 3 days trainer: Max Bruning Description This course introduces DTrace and teaches common performance analysis techniques. It is intended for system support staff, system administrators, developers, and anyone who would like to quickly learn DTrace and some practical methods for applying it. This course teaches core features of DTrace that are available in many enterprise and cloud computing environments, and is taught from a Joyent S...
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So, I'm leaving Joyent: ow.ly/wNNPO and of course there's a video: ow.ly/wNNZm
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Reminder: Cloud Performance training May 12-16, you can see a sample lesson here: http://ow.ly/wkxvo
This is part of a five-day classroom course on Cloud Performance, developed and taught by Brendan, based on his book Systems Performance: Enterprise and the Cloud. This course will be taught again soon at Joyent. Share this post: Vote on HN Tweet · « More Training Coming Up from Joyent ...
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Reminder: lots of training on the Joyent calendar for the coming months: http://ow.ly/vR3er
In addition to the Cloud Performance training announced yesterday (with videos!), we've got more courses on the calendar now: Cloud Performance, Monday, May 12 – Friday, May 16, 2014, details & registration here. SmartOS Internals, Monday, June 2 – Friday, June 6, 2014, details & registration ...
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Cloud Performance Training at Joyent, coming up in May!ow.ly/vCpla
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Cloud Performance training May 12-16 at Joyent SF, taught by @mrbruning- sign up here: http://ow.ly/vBwhN
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Seats available for DTrace training at Joyent SF Apr 1-3, register here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/dtrace-core-features-and-performance-analysis-tickets-10683156609
duration: 3 days trainer: Max Bruning Description This course introduces DTrace and teaches common performance analysis techniques. It is intended for system support staff, system administrators, developers, and anyone who would like to quickly learn DTrace and some practical methods for applying it. This course teaches core features of DTrace that are available in many enterprise and cloud computing environments, and is taught from a Joyent S...
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