Examples of Women Technologists in Open Source Industry

The Open Source Initiative keyhole.

The Open Source Initiative keyhole. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

It’s no secret that the tech industry has a shortage of females.  But the ones that are there serve as good examples to others who may follow. The open source industry tends to even be even more masculine, but these women technologists can hopefully serve as great examples to others:

The lack of women gives the tech industry, and particularly the open-source portion of it, a distinctly sexist feel.

Despite these sad statistics, it is absolutely possible for a woman in the field to go far and have a fabulous career. So we asked the Linux Foundation, the granddaddy of all open-source projects, to give us a list of stand-out women doing fabulous work.

These Women Are Building The Software That Quietly Runs The World by Julie Bort

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