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Alolita Sharma


Bio (tell us about yourself)

20 years of industry experience in managing and developing software solutions for web, telecommunications, banking and government markets leveraging web and open source technologies. As an open source strategist, collaborated with leaders in India and Asia to create sustainable ICT policies and best practices.


  • Strategies and best practices for leveraging open source.
  • Engineering management.
  • Software development using collaborative tools and techniques.
  • Building communities around open source.
  • International community development and outreach.
  • Deep understanding of open source ecosystems in India and Asia.


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