Ada Lovelace Day 2016 – Celebrating Women in STEM

Ada Lovelace Day was first launched by Suw Charman-Anderson in 2009 on PledgeBank. Nearly 2,000 people made a pledge to blog about a woman in technology whom they admired on 24 March 2009. The day was a great success with blog posts, newspaper columns and media coverage emerging to celebrate in honour of the woman… [Read More]

Meet The Role Models #15 – Tanya Beattie

Meet The Role Models is a technology community series which highlights the stories of The Ada Lovelace Initiative role models;  the female technology professionals who are committed to voluntarily promoting technology careers to female students nationwide. The success of the Ada Lovelace Initiative depends on the participation of role models & since September 2015, The… [Read More]

Meet The Role Models #14 – Jolene Dunne

Meet The Role Models is a technology community series which highlights the stories of The Ada Lovelace Initiative role models;  the female technology professionals who are committed to voluntarily promoting technology careers to female pupils nationwide. The success of the Ada Lovelace Initiative depends on the participation of role models & since September 2015, The… [Read More]

Site Reliability Engineer; High Speed Engineering

In the beginning there were software engineers and operations engineers. The software people had a vision of what the customer wanted.  And their job was to realise that vision with eloquent code and dazzling new product features. This job has always been crucial to the success and even survival of any software company: its brand… [Read More]