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The Enable Architect editorial is supported by staff and a growing number of IT Architects who are sharing their expertise. Article submissions are welcome by any reader that wants to share expertise around system architecture. Read more about contributing here.

Editorial Team

Meet the editorial team.

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Marjorie Freeman

Marjorie is the Community Manager for Enable Architect.

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Ricardo Gerardi

Ricardo Gerardi is Technical Community Advocate for Enable Sysadmin and Enable Architect. He was previously a senior consultant at Red Hat Canada, where he specialized in IT automation with Ansible and OpenShift. 

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Vicki Walker

Vicki Walker is Managing Editor of Enable Sysadmin and Enable Architect for Red Hat. She has more than 20 years of experience in technology publishing for companies including, Dark Reading, SAP, BlackBerry, and Network Computing.

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Grant Ecker

Grant Ecker is the Chief Architect of Danaher. He previously served as the Global VP of Enterprise Architecture for Walgreens Boots Alliance.

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Mike Calizo

Mike Calizo is a Principal Customer Service Manager at Elastic. Before Elastic, he was an Associate Principal Solution Architect based in New Zealand. His technology focuses are OpenShift, RHEL, Satellite, and Ansible.

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Rodrique Heron

Rodrique Heron still can't believe he's paid to play with and talk technology all day. As a Red Hat Staff Solutions Architect, he's able to help his customers solve problems with enterprise open source technologies.

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Adam Goossens

Adam, a Red Hat Senior Solution Architect for APAC, has 10 years experience in Information Technology and open source, with the last three years spent architecting, deploying and operating private clouds.  He focuses heavily on the design and implementation of cloud governance procedures, includi

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Eric D. Schabell

Eric is the Director of Technical Marketing and Evangelism at Chronosphere where he leads the technical marketing and evangelist teams for the only observability platform that tames rampant data growth and cloud-native complexity.

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Fatih Nar

Fatih (aka The Cloudified Turk) has been involved over several years in Linux, Openstack, and Kubernetes communities, influencing development and ecosystem cultivation, including for workloads specific to telecom, media, and

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Jim Tyrrell

Jim Tyrrell founded Design 4 Developers an Open Community that targets the intersection of Design and Software Development.  He is a 25 year Java veteran and holds a Masters of Design Methods degree from the Illinois Institute of Technolo

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