Ross Cruickshank is a Developer Advocate in the London City team, helping developers (startups through enterprise) across the UK benefit from IBM Cloud platform and services.
He has a broad background in development (hardware and software), operations (network and data centre) and security, and is an experienced services consultant.
Industry experience in engineering, banking, (re)insurance, utilities, and transport.
He is keen and active in recruiting into and maintaining the IBM and open source ecosystem.
Living in rural England, and experienced the variability of mobile carrier coverage, he has developed in interest in LPWAN technologies, and hosts both SIGFOX and LoRaWAN public access gateways.
Hackathon opportunities are greatly appreciated, particularly weekends.
Today, he will be mostly building prototypes and event-oriented systems with Node-RED, IOT and the Watson cognitive and data platform.