Jonathan Alexander

Jonathan Alexander

Atlanta, Georgia

Jonathan Alexander is Chief Technology Officer at Vonage Business Solutions (formerly Vocalocity) a leader in cloud-based business communications. He has successfully led the development of teams and award-winning software at 3 start-ups, Vocalocity (acquired by Vonage), vmSight (acquired by Liquidware Labs), and Radnet (technology and team acquired by Epiphany) and also served in post-acquisition executive roles at Liquidware Labs and Epiphany. He studied computer science at UCLA, and began his career writing software for author Michael Crichton. He holds 2 software patents, and he is the author of Codermetrics published by O'Reilly in 2011.

Codermetrics Codermetrics
by Jonathan Alexander
August 2011
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $33.99

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Kyoto’s Nasty 22% City-Bike Hill Climb

May 24 2015

距離125mで高度上昇26m、22%の坂を頑張りました。 I went out for a long bike in the mountains of northern Kyoto on Saturday, and after 120km (75mi) of tough ups and pleasant downs with friends (that I'll write about separately), I made an attempt at a hill so steep that its name on Strava is "Nasty". It's… read more

Why are Eight Bits Enough for Deep Neural Networks?

May 23 2015

Picture by Retronator Deep learning is a very weird technology. It evolved over decades on a very different track than the mainstream of AI, kept alive by the efforts of a handful of believers. When I started using it a few years ago, it reminded me of the first time… read more

Algocracy

May 23 2015

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How Shazam predicts pop hits

May 22 2015

Subscribe to the O’Reilly Radar Podcast to track the technologies and people that will shape our world in the years to come. In this week’s Radar Podcast, I chat with Cait O’Riordan, VP of product, music and platforms at Shazam. … read more

Webcast: Moneyball for Software Teams?
September 16, 2011
The new movie Moneyball starring Brad Pitt is about to be released. Based on the bestselling book of the same name, the movie explores the use of sabermetrics to build winning baseball teams. In this webcast, Jonathan Alexander, author of Codermetrics...