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Robert Douglass

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Bio

Robert Douglass has been deeply involved with the Drupal software project and Drupal Community since 2004. He was the author of the first book published about Drupal, "Building Online Communities in Drupal, Wordpress, PhpBB" (Apress, 2005), is a core code contributor to 4 different Drupal versions, and the original author of the Memcache and Solr modules. Robert has also served as a member of the Drupal Association, a founding member of the German Drupal Association, and a member of the Drupal Security team.

As a cloud hosting specialist he designed the server architecture for 100s of high profile Drupal sites while working for agencies including Lullabot. He then joined the Acquia team as a consultant and solutions architect, after which he became first the Product Owner at Commerce Guys, and then VP of Customer Success for Platform.sh. 

Beyond Drupal, Robert works as a record producer to create classical music releases with his wife, and is frequently a speaker advocating for free software and free culture ideals in the music industry.

Country

Germany

Job Title

VP Customer Success

Organization

Platform.sh

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