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IT and Engineers. Presentation at TEDee x ITmedia on March 9th, 2013

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IT and Engineers.
A presentation at TEDee x ITmedia on March 9th, 2013

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IT and Engineers. Presentation at TEDee x ITmedia on March 9th, 2013

  1. 1. IT and Engineers who are building new things#tedee_itmediaHiro Yoshioka,Technical Managing Officer, Rakuten, Inc.9th of March, 2013
  2. 2. Agenda •  Self Introduction •  IT and Engineers – Moore’s Law – Brooks’ Law – Hacker Ethics •  How to become a specialisthttp://www.rakuten.co.jp/recruit/engineer/hackermind.html 2
  3. 3. Self Introduction•  Hiro  Yoshioka   –  Technical  Managing  Officer   –  Empowering  DU  Sec;on   –  Development  Unit,  Rakuten   –  Community     •  YLUG  (Yokohama  Linux  Users     Group),  Kernel  Code  Reading  Party   •  勉強会勉強会   –  TwiKer:  @hyoshiok   –  DEBUG  HACKS,  2009,     ISBN9784873114040   http://japan.zdnet.com/image/l/storage/35012872/storage/ 3 3 2012/01/06/9a2ed16c690d85ce041e1b97fc5ab494/120106_yoshioka01_800x600.jpg
  4. 4. IT changes everything •  Information Technology and Internet change the World – The World is Flat. •  Hardware and Software developmenthttp://www.rakuten.co.jp/recruit/engineer/hackermind.html 4
  5. 5. Moore’s Law•  Computers  are  ge^ng  cheaper  and  faster    Transistor  is  double  every  18  to  24  months   hKp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moores_law   5
  6. 6. The Mythical Man-Month Frederick Brooks, JR. Brooks’ Law "adding manpower to a late software project makes it later" http://www.kobobooks.com/ebook/The-Mythical-Man-Month-Essays/book-5XViaJPL_UeFtLEagIcF9A/page1.html 6
  7. 7. Human Centric•  Engineers make Software. –  Computers are getting cheaper by Moor’s law –  Software Development is governed by Brooks’s law.•  Hackers make the Internet. 7
  8. 8. Hacker Ethic•  Access  to  computers—and  anything  which  might  teach   you  something  about  the  way  the  world  works—should  be   unlimited  and  total.  Always  yield  to  the  Hands-­‐On   Impera;ve  •  All  informa;on  should  be  free  •  Mistrust  authority  —  promote  decentraliza;on  •  Hackers  should  be  judged  by  their  hacking,  not  criteria   such  as  degrees,  age,  race,  sex,  or  posi;on  •  You  can  create  art  and  beauty  on  a  computer  •  Computers  can  change  your  life  for  the  beKer  •  hKp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hacker_ethic  •  hKp://www.amazon.co.jp/exec/obidos/ASIN/487593100X/   8
  9. 9. The Hacker Way (Facebook)•  Code wins arguments•  Continuous Improvement and Iteration•  Open and Meritocratic•  Hackathon•  Bootcamp•  http://www.wired.com/business/ 2012/02/zuck-letter/ 9
  10. 10. Hackathon•  Demo or Die (No Power Point) •  Pizza and Beer at Yammer, 10/28/’12 10
  11. 11. Talent TraffichKp://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonoberholtzer/2011/06/09/job-­‐migra;on-­‐talent-­‐traffic/   11
  12. 12. IT industry shares the sense of value•  Hacker Mind•  Best practices•  Can we join the inner circle? 12
  13. 13. How to be a good Engineer(professional)? •  How to become a hacker/professional –  http://www.paulgraham.com/gh.html –  http://www.catb.org/esr/faqs/hacker-howto.html •  Learn how to learn –  Learning Pattern http://learningpatterns.sfc.keio.ac.jp/ •  knowledge is less important than skill •  Lifetime learner 13
  14. 14. Meetups, Workshops, Study Sessionsmore than 300 meetings a month IT勉強会カレンダー id:hanazukin and her friends are compiling the calendar 14
  15. 15. English?•  Internet :- English•  Information gap; English >> Japanese•  Speed; English >> Japanese 15
  16. 16. RakutenTechnologyConference 2013Oct. 26 (Sat) th
  17. 17. Your Actions•  How do you become a hacker/professional?•  How do you join the inner circle?•  How do you learn how to learn? 17
  18. 18. Q&AYoshioka   18

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