Sriram Ramkrishna

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Sriram Ramkrishna

GNOME Foundation


Sriram Ramkrishna is an old beard GNOME person. Clocking in at nearly 14 years into the project, Sri started contributing to the GNOME Project six months after the project was launched by Miguel De Icaza.

Sri started off in the project working on GNOME Summaries and grew the project into a regular monthly journal called GNOME Journal ( with a team of contributors who wrote and edited articles on various parts of the GNOME eco-system. Sri is also active on the marketing team doing community management.

Sri was also one of the initial members of the planning committee for the Linux Plumbers Conference dealing with IT infrastructure for the two years that Linux Plumbers was in Portland.

In his day job, Sri is a systems administrator for Intel Corporation administrating large installations of Linux compute clusters and accompanying storage.

Open Source Bridge 2016

Proposals for this user

* Creating a measurable market for desktop applications

The desktop application market has long languished. Even today there is no way to understand the strength of the GNU/Linux desktop application market. This talk will focus on creating a measurable desktop market by focusing on changing the application distribution model using GNOME xdg-app.
Culture 2016-04-11 19:10:50 +0000
Sriram Ramkrishna

* The Triumph of Community - The GNOME Trademark Battle

How community triumphed over a corporation, a fun and educational talk on the back story of the GNOME trademark battle.
Culture 2016-04-03 07:43:36 +0000
Sriram Ramkrishna

Open Source Bridge 2011

Proposals for this user

* GNOME 3 - A New Desktop Experience

GNOME 3 was released in April 2011. A presentation on the thought process in innovating a different user experience on the desktop.
Cooking 2011-02-16 06:20:07 +0000
Sriram Ramkrishna