Sydney born and educated, George began his obsession with technology at the age of seven with his first IBM XT clone PC in 1985. With a passion for practical understanding of systems at a fundamental level, he has enjoyed a successful career since 1999 in information security, Linux sysadmin, systems integration, DevOps and software engineering. Having spent time as a senior Linux engineer in the fast paced High Frequency Trading industry he brought together a group of elite engineers to form a consulting and training practice in LinuxDojo. George has an engineering-centric, results driven attitude, values pragmatism, speed and skill and loves writing code. He also loves imparting his know-how about the empowering world of technology through hands-on teaching. When away from the terminal he's an avid disc golfer, guitarist, snowboarder, father and cook.
Mark is a master in software engineering, Linux systems and information security. He brings a wealth of practical experience in the commercial, financial and government sectors and is known for his acute attention to detail, high quality code and broad engineering expertise. Mark is multi-lingual developer specialising in Python, Java, C, Perl and shell scripting, and is an accomplished engineer with a deep practical understanding of the inner working of operating systems. This makes Mark an expert in rapid deployment of solutions in large scale environments. Mark's known for his high quality work ethic and professional attitude. He'll also capture anyone's attention about the finer details around Formula 1 or motor sports.
Brendan is one of the best DevOps engineers in the business. He brings decades of experience in the world of open source software, systems integration, Perl, Python and shell coding, DevOps and cloud computing. Having enjoyed a successful career working in a multitude of environments including High Frequency Trading, Brendan has honed an acute ability to find practical solutions to almost any technological business challenge. With a mastery of orchestration in Puppet and SaltStack, continuous delivery and cloud technologies, Brendan is regarded as a leader in his field. Away from the keyboard Brendan can be found riding his motorcycle, playing the drums and spending time with his family.