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Simon Gianoutsos
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Jane​ & I had a magnificent meal out at the restaurant at Elephant Hill​ this evening. Review and pics are at http://www.sinnjoy.com/2015/12/elephant-hill-restaurant-te-awanga.html
Jane & I had a magnificent meal out at the restaurant at Elephant Hill​ this evening. If you are after a top class fine dining experience with magnificent food and wine and superb service then this is hard to beat. We have eaten at a number of excellent restaurants this year and this comes out ...
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It’s great to see that Microsoft has open sourced and forked Windows Live Writer (this was my fav blogging tool).
Today is the day. An independent group of volunteers within Microsoft has successfully open sourced and forked Windows ...
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My notes from Day 2 of the IT & Enterprise Architecture Conference 2015 are at the link below (if this is something you're vaguely interested in) ‪#‎entarch‬
Consider the Demand vs Supply side of architecture; IAG is using traditional TOGAF domains (Information, Application, Technology Infrastructure and Security) with business architecture being used to better align with the demand from the business; Enterprise Business Motivation Model (EBMM) ...
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My notes from today at the IT & Enterprise Architecture Conference 2015 in Auckland can be found at the link below ‪#‎entarch‬
Today I attended the first day of the IT & Enterprise Architecture Conference 2015 at the Crowne Plaza in Auckland. This was my first time at the event and it was a good opportunity to network with the wider IT & Enterprise Architecture community. Below is a summary of my key notes.
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New Blog Post: "Using Raspberry Pi as a Time Capsule to backup a Mac" summarises the diy approach I used
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Mark Zuckerberg / Facebook: I'm excited to share the news that we've agreed to acquire Instagram — I'm excited to share the news that we've agreed to acquire Instagram and that their talented team will be joining Facebook. For years, we've focused on building the best experience for sharing photos with your friends and family.
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Freedom of expression is at risk in Brazil with a judge shutting down WhatsApp for 48 hours & Congress wanting to take down the whole social web.
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Google's new Cloud Dataproc looks like a good managed & cost-effective Big Data platform (Spark, Hadoop, ...)
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I attended the inspirational Gather 2015 unconference today. I’ve blogged my key takeaways at http://gianouts.blogspot.co.nz/2015/07/gather-2015_11.html #nzgather
I attended the inspirational Gather 2015 unconference today. As described on the website for the event “It is the digital, technical and creative community's big day out”. There were several sessions running simultaneously and it was hard to choose what to go to since there were so many ...
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I went last year. It's over positive for my brain and has an atmosphere which isn't particularly supportive of critical reasoning. That's great for some people but I find it a bit Culty/motivational speaker creepy.
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My favourite hikes in the Waitakere Ranges (with pics) can be found at 
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It's amazing to think how significant this was.
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Enterprise Architect
Employment
  • NZME.
    Enterprise Architect, 2014 - present
  • Telecom New Zealand
    Lead Architect, 2014
  • Xtra
  • Ernst & Young
  • Cap Gemini
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Wellington, New Zealand - Wellington, New zealand - Hamilton, New Zealand - Auckland, New Zealand - Seattle
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Introduction
Attend too many meetings. IT Architect at a Telco. Love Web tech, Travel, Gadgets, Skiing, Geocaching, Wine & Food
Education
  • Redwood School
  • Tawa Intermediate
  • Tawa College
  • Waikato University
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