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Open Source Engineer - Microsoft Windows Azure @
Born:
November 11, 1996
Gender:
Male
Location:
Seattle
Website:
http://ahmetalpbalkan.com
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Person Details

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Ahmet Alp Balkan is an Open Source Engineer for Microsoft Windows Azure at Microsoft since October 2012. Ahmet works at Microsoft Azure Linux Team, where he contributes to Docker project. Ahmet ported the Docker client to Windows, created Microsoft's first official Docker image (ASP.NET) and Docker Machine/Registry drivers for Microsoft Azure cloud.

Ahmet was a Co-Founder of ollaa, a mobile social network that enables users to share activities and moments from their lives with others.

Ahmet is a Software Engineer and social web and mobile startups Entrepreneur. Ahmet is interested in developing software architectures for web applications, as well as developing and managing web startup products. Ahmet codes in C#, Python, Java, Go and Objective-C. Prior to founding ollaa, Ahmet launched several online projects, including Go-LINQ, Dailybbble, In-Stock app, ORMan framework, AzureFS, and mySchoolog, one of the first Web 2.0 startups in Turkey.

Ahmet is a hobbyist programmer and a fan of minimalism and simplicity. Ahmet loves developing user-facing products.

Ahmet earned his B.S. degree in Computer Engineering from Bilkent University.

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Open Source Engineer - Microsoft Windows Azure

Oct, 2012 - Current   (about 4 years)
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Oct, 2011
Oct, 2012
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Jun, 2010
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Software Engineering Intern - Turkcell Technology R&D
Apr, 2010
Aug, 2010
Summer Intern

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