We just finished the second day of a workshop on Docker at the Berkeley Institute for Data
Science. I was invited to organize the
workshop after some Berkeley folk couldn't make our Davis workshop in
November, and so I trundled on down for two days to give it a ...
Recently I was asked by someone at a funding organization about the
term "hardening software"; I wrote a blog post asking
others what they thought, and this got a number of great comments (as
well as spurring Dan Katz to write a blog post of his own).
I'd already ...
I just received an e-mail from someone in the funding world who thinks a
lot about software, and they were interested in any thoughts I might have
on the term "software hardening", and its practice. To quote,
This is about making research software more robust, more easily usable and
When I decided to move to UC Davis, I was also
seizing the opportunity to dramatically expand my training efforts. At
Davis, it was made clear to me that I could substitute skills training
-- in whatever guise I chose -- for my for-credit teaching; in
consequence, I'd asked for money ...