Simon Wardley

Simon Wardley

As a geneticist with a love of mathematics and a fascination in economics, Simon has always found himself dealing with complex systems, whether itís in behavioural patterns, environmental risks of chemical pollution, developing novel computer systems or managing companies. These days Simon works as the Software Services Manager for Canonical, helping define future cloud computing strategies for Ubuntu. He is a passionate advocate and researcher in the fields of open source, commoditisation, innovation and cybernetics He is also fond of ducks. As he says "theyíre fowl but not through choice".

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The UK's battle for open standards

May 02 2012

Influence, money, a bit of drama — not things you typically associate with open standards, yet that's what the U.K. government is facing as it evaluates open options. read more

Karmic Koalas Love Eucalyptus

February 26 2009

An introduction into Canonical's strategy for open source cloud computing with Ubuntu. read more

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