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Jason Forbes
Worked at Envivio Inc
Attended University of Colorado at Boulder
Lives in Denver, Colorado
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Uber’s mission is transportation as reliable as running water, everywhere, for everyone. Here's the first of a two-part series on the tech stack that Uber Engineering uses to make this happen.
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Farmers are fed up with being forced to endure long, inefficient repair processes.
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When Ceph was originally designed a decade ago, the concept was that “intelligent” disk drives with some modest processing capability could store objects instead of blocks and take an active role in replicating, migrating, or repairing data within the system. In contrast to conventional disk ...
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Ever-faster feedback loops and micro-targeted digital porn are pushing human sexuality into some seriously weird places
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The view from 1 million miles away from Earth can be fairly nice.
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Biology textbooks tell us that lichens are alliances between two organisms—a fungus and an alga. They are wrong.
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Serverless architectures replace a managed server with a collection of third party services and FaaS
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It’s illegal for Sony, Apple, Microsoft, and others to void a warranty just because you repaired your electronics yourself.
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This past week Nintendo unleashed Pokemon Go in U.S., Australia and New Zealand and subsequently jumped in value nearly 8 billion dollars: Pokemon Go has added almost $8 BILLION to Nintendo's value. That's like the entire worth of Supercell...
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The future of the internet is the future of Nokia Text: Oskari Onninen Photography: Juha Törmälä Translation: Simo Vassinen The move was the finest one yet in the history of Finnish business, though no-one would believe it. Nokia issued a press release on the first of July in 2013. It had acquired the 50-percent share of Nokia Siemens Networks previously owned by Siemens. On the third of September another press release was issued: Microsoft would...
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  • University of Colorado at Boulder
    Computer Science, 2005 - 2010
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Work
Occupation
Solutions Architect
Employment
  • Envivio Inc
    Solutions Architect, 2015 - 2016
  • Time Warner Cable
    System Integration Engineer, 2010 - 2015
  • European Stars and Stripes
    Systems Administrator, 1998 - 2001
  • Southern Connecticut Newspapers, Inc.
    Systems Administrator, 1995 - 1998
  • University of Colorado at Boulder
    Software Engineer, 2006 - 2010
  • University of Colorado at Boulder
    Network Manager, 2002 - 2006
  • Ericsson
    Solutions Architect, 2016 - 2016
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Currently
Denver, Colorado
Previously
Honolulu, Hawaii - San Diego, California - Portland, Oregon - Daegu, Korea - Stuttgart, Germany - Havelock, North Carolina - Worcester, Massachusetts - Berchtesgaden, Germany - Darmstadt, Germany
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