Currently performing Site Reliability Engineering in one of the largest companies related to the world of free software, Ricardo Amaro had his first contact with open technologies and especially Linux in the 90’s. He is also an expert in various tools like Linux, Drupal, Docker, LXC, Solr, Varnish, among several others.
In Portugal he worked both in the public sector and in the private sector, applying Agile techniques and encouraging the DevOps culture. He managed teams, development projects and operations also in South Africa, Germany and the United States. He is passionate about Software Freedom and a frequent speaker/trainer at IT events.