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George Goodman
Works at Open Data Center Alliance
Attended University of California, San Diego
Lives in Portland, Oregon


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The “Humanics”, “Mechanics” and “Economics” of a new enterprise world where Software is the New Hardware -- a blog by Samson David, SVP of Cloud Platforms at Infosys 
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I've used for a couple of years and it is a solid conferencing (audio, sharing, and now they're in beta with video) solution. They're running a contest now to win a MacBook Air, a subscription to Pro, and some summer-themed swag.
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Earth is experiencing an ongoing geomagnetic storm that started on June 22 due to the arrival of an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection, or CME, from a minor solar flare on June 20. As a result, aurora were sighted in several mid-latitude locations, including Virginia, in the United States and in the United Kingdom. Details:
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The iMac with 5k Retina Display Giveaway - Explore Your Digital World in Unparalleled Clarity with this 27" Retina iMac
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Ivory soap contains a huge number of microscopic air bubbles. When a microwave oven begins heating, two important things happen: the soap itself softens and melts, and the air trapped inside the soap expand. 

Learn more about our soap in a microwave experiment by visiting: It might not help you clean your microwave but it is a great experiment.
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Have you ever heard or tried the soap in the microwave experiment? We did see what happens when you heat up soap in a microwave!
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Teleconferences with folks in San Francisco, Atlanta, London, Frankfurt, Bangalore, and Beijing: jet lag without the need to fly!
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Chrysler is having a bad week. On Tuesday, Wired published a fantastic and gripping report detailing an open vulnerability in Chrysler's UConnect system, allowing attackers to take control of...
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The word, "open" has lost meaning over the past few years. Here's what it means to the Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA). 
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Should Startups Blog? An Essay (with Data) to Decide Once and For All
Startups often launch blogs without rhyme or reason. Here is the only rhyme and reason you need to succeed.
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Join us Friday at 2:30 p.m. EDT for a discussion of what we have seen so far of Pluto and its system of moons, and learn what we will be observing in the final month leading up to the closest approach of the New Horizons spacecraft on July 14th, 2015.

#PlutoFlyby #NASABeyond
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Lawyers have been the most reluctant of professions to embrace the cloud but these innovators are changing minds.
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George Goodman -- Management Leadership and Coaching for Hire -- lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and near their two adult sons.
George Goodman is:
Husband of Marsha, Father of Joel and Alden
Management Leader and Coach to non-profit and for-profit enterprises
Engaged in Progressive social causes
PhD in Cognitive Psychology from UCSD (in 1980)
Located in Portland, Oregon USA
Bragging rights
I've been to all the United States, save Maine & Hawaii.
  • University of California, San Diego
    Ph.D. Cognitive Psychology, 1976 - 1980
  • University of Florida
    B.S. Psychology, 1972 - 1976
  • Northeast High School
    1969 - 1972
  • Meadowlawn Junior High School
    1966 - 1969
  • Norwood Elementary School
    1960 - 1966
Basic Information
Management Leadership and Coaching for Hire
Program Management, Cross-Functional Team Leadership, Strategic Planning, Leadership, Organizational Development, Product Development, Business Strategy, Software Development, System Architecture
  • Open Data Center Alliance
    Executive Director, 2015 - present
    Operational and planning leadership for this computing & communications industry non-profit. Responsibilities also include recruiting/retention of members at various levels, participation/leadership in the organization's technical workgroups, and acting as a public face of the organization through keynotes, panel participation, media interviews, etc.
  • Aptus Leadership Consulting
    Founder and Consultant, 2010 - present
  • Vie Sports
    CTO & VP of Technology, 2013 - 2014
  • Climate Savers Computing Initiative
    Executive Director, 2010 - 2012
  • Intel Corporation
    Sr. R&D Director, 1991 - 2010
  • Sequent
    Engineering Manager, 1989 - 1991
  • BiiN
    Engineering Manager, 1987 - 1989
  • PARC
    Member of the Research Staff, 1985 - 1987
  • Intel Corporation
    Technical Lead, 1983 - 1985
  • Bell Labs
    Member of Technical Staff, 1980 - 1983
  • Kinetics Foundation
    Consulting Project Manager, 2014 - 2014
    Project management for all the foundation's work in supporting and carrying-out research to benefit patients with Parkinson's Disease
  • Intel Corporation
    Senior Program Director, 2014 - 2014
    Program management& coordination of the efforts across multiple business units within Intel for the company's participation in the Open Interconnect Consortium.
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