I am a computer network engineer by training that started in the days of Novell NetWare 3.x. I now run an Internet service provider called Snowball Effect that I started with my brother Storm in 1998. Snowball specialises in wireless, hosting, and ADSL. Storm heads our web development team. Our offices are based in Technopark, Stellenbosch (close to Cape Town) South Africa where we also have a fully redundant data centre that we built from scratch.
My speciality apart from computer networking is business management especially operations. I have a intense undying passion for programming that started when I first laid my hands on a ZX-81. I am well versed in PHP and MySQL and I am enjoying learning Android. I am currently working on an app that I hope to launch by end 2012.
Stellenbosch is beautiful wine country in South Africa. Here are my favourite wine estates as of 8 Jan 2012: Glen Elly, Delheim, Muraie, Dornier, Ken Forrester, Meerlust, Thelema, Camberley, Jordan Wines, Thelema.
I see myself as ADD and BC. Before, I was ADD and now I am BC. My world changed when I discovered Basecamp.
Q&A for professional and enthusiast programmers
Q&A for Ubuntu users and developers
Q&A for system and network administrators
Q&A for computer enthusiasts and power users
Q&A for road warriors and seasoned travelers
Q&A for power users of Apple hardware and software
Q&A for committed Christians, experts in Christianity and those interested in learning more
Q&A for Drupal developers and administrators
Q&A for apps, scripts, and development with the Stack Exchange API
Q&A for enthusiasts and power users of the Android operating system
Q&A for power users of web applications
Q&A for users of Linux, FreeBSD and other Un*x-like operating systems.
Q&A for WordPress developers and administrators
Q&A for professional programmers interested in conceptual questions about software development
Q&A for meta-discussion of the Stack Exchange family of Q&A websites
Q&A for pro webmasters
Q&A for movie and tv enthusiasts
Q&A for project managers
Q&A for musicians, students, and enthusiasts