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Richard Vijay
Richard Vijay
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Introduction Hello Fedora Community Volunteers, I am VJ Richard, a Fedora Friend from England.

IRC channel : As fedora_richie at fedora ,#fedora-test-day #fedora-ambassadors, #fedora-mktg and other channels.

Recent Fedora Assignments : Fedora Testing GNOME3 with Fedora15.

Reported and following up bugzilla bug 688236,688247,688271,688274.

Part of Upgrade day 3 testing for Fedora 14->15. Former Ambassador beats author.

My UUID pub_b997f715-39e9-4a12-96ca-0b6d4c8d89d0 smolt.I have started working on translation

Profession : Technology Consulting for Automotive. Certified IASA (core ) Architect, Member IASA -International Association of IT Architects ITIL V3 -2011 certified

Interests: To volunteer as Fedora's Ambassador, highlighting core values of Freedom, Friends, Features, First in worldwide events and opportunities. To contribute to Fedora along rapid release cycle with Testing,Documentation, Translation.

For Fedora

Would like to help, spread the word of fedora,its features,vision and mission as an Ambassador for automotive Research and Development community. Help students interested in fedora from developing countries and promote fedora among third world communities.

Help other Fedora Ambassadors and its Steering Committee in the required area of work including events planning and organising. Plan and coordinate in organising local highlighter events in england, plan and produce online workshops and casts on installation and maintenance with focus on on specific roles.

Would like to contribute on technical aspects of fedora as I would like to contribute on development of HPC, grid computing facilities with focus on FEA,CAE and advanced numerical methods.
Interested to take up initiatives to develop fedora, make it more focussed on enterprise level client server multi-tier Applications and workstation clients used for CAD,CAM,CAE and PLM applications.

Interested in working with teams towards help in fedora localization and translation to language Tamil ref [1].

Roadmap for volunteering in fedora as an ambassador,content writer for documents, while highlighting fedora in my external blogs. 

References' LinkedIn :[2] and others [3]

Twitter Technical [4]

Career Highlights

Various Technology Consulting roles for Automotive and Aerospace OEM s worldwide.

Worked towards reduction in Product Cost and Product Development Time for Automotive and aerospace companies, always interested in innovative "Process and IT systems".

Other Volunteering and Activities

Focus areas include Linux foundation,LPI and FSF as Free Software Foundation community member. Interests in Virtualised OS Windows client/servers, Open Solaris, FreeBSD, Fedora 14, OpenSUSE, Open Indiana.

I volunteer for UN, UNESCO and UNICEF & CRY Volunteer, voluntary blood donor. *All views and texts are my own, do not represent or endorse any. All information provided is for private use within Fedora UK volunteers. No legal or pointed views, no information is to be used or replicated anywhere without prior written permission of author. Thanks --Richardvj11 23:43, 3 June 2011 (UTC)