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Personal Profile

Name: Salim Badakhchani

Time Zone/Country: GMT United Kingdom

Basic skills and experiences: Release configuration management.

Reason for joining: To further contribute to the community.

Goals and Aims: Learn how to better utilise Linux. Introduce Fedora/RHEL to others and encourage adoption. Contribute code and ideas to the community with respect to the projects I'm involved with both inside Fedora and Red Hat.

Contact Details

IRC: sbadakhc

IRC Channels: brno rel-eng jobss jbossas jbossqa jbosssoa java devel prod fedora virt kernel

Twitter: sbadakhchani



Certified I.T. professional, with over 15 years of industry experience, specialising in the banking and telecommunications industry. Passionate supporter of the Free and Open Source software and early adopter and advocate those technologies.

Advocacy Achievements

2013 - JBoss Middlware productization and engineering teams utilise Kojak to assist with productizing community builds.

2008 - Acision adopts RHEL and HP c7000 blade enclosure for the Next Generation Platform (NGP) Voice mail offering.

2005 - Royal Bank of Scotland's Linux Early Adopters Program (LEAP) chooses RHEL for its fixed income and derivatives trading platform.

2003 - University College London deploys High performance cluster running Red Hat 7.1 used to speed up gene sequencing lead times.


You can find all the projects I lead, follow or otherwise contribute to via