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About Lars Kurth

Lars Kurth is a highly effective, passionate community manager with strong experience of working with open source communities (Symbian, Symbian DevCo, Eclipse, GNU) and currently is community manager for xen.org. Lars has 9 years of experience building and leading engineering teams and a track record of executing several change programs impacting 1000 users.

Lars has 16 years of industry experience in the tools and mobile sector working at ARM, Symbian Ltd, Symbian Foundation and Nokia. Lars has strong analytical, communication, influencing and presentation skills, good knowledge of marketing and product management and extensive background in C/C , Java and software development practices which he learned working as community manager, product manager, chief architect, engineering manager and software developer. If you want to know more, check out uk.linkedin.com/in/larskurth.

Personally, Lars has a wide range of interests such as literature, theatre, cinema, cooking and gardening. He is particularly fascinated by orchids and carnivorous plants and has built a rather large collection of plants from all over the world. His love for plants extends into a passion for travel, in particular to see plants grow in their native habitats.

Posts by: Lars Kurth

  1. Rackspace hosts Xen Project Hackathon, May 29-30 in London March 27, 2014

    Posted in Community, Events.

    2 comments
  2. Xen Project participates in GSoC 2014 and OPW Round 8 February 25, 2014

    Posted in Community.

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  3. 2013 : A Year to Remember December 30, 2013

    Posted in Community.

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  4. Xen Project Developer Summit Slides and Videos are Live November 12, 2013

    Posted in Events.

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  5. Xen Project will co-host FOSDEM’14 Virtualisation and IaaS DevRoom November 7, 2013

    Posted in Events.

    1 comment
  6. 10 years of Xen : Transforming a Dinosaur
    into a Bird (or winged Panda)
    October 21, 2013

    Posted in Community.

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  7. Xen Project to join Round 7 of the Gnome Outreach Program For Women October 18, 2013

    Posted in Community.

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  8. Xen Project User Summit Videos Available October 14, 2013

    Posted in Events.

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  9. Xen Project Developer Summit Line-up Announced October 2, 2013

    Posted in Announcements, Events.

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  10. Peek Preview : Xen Project Developer Summit, October 24-25, Edinburgh September 12, 2013

    Posted in Events.

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  11. Evolving the Xen Project Test Infrastructure September 4, 2013

    Posted in Xen Development.

    2 comments
  12. The Xen Project at OSCON July 31, 2013

    Posted in Community, Events.

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  13. XenServer.org and the Xen Project June 25, 2013

    Posted in Community.

    7 comments
  14. Upcoming changes to Xen Project websites June 7, 2013

    Posted in Uncategorized.

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  15. Transition from xen.org to xenproject.org May 20, 2013

    Posted in Uncategorized.

    1 comment
  16. Xen Project Governance Changes for Review and Vote May 13, 2013

    Posted in Announcements.

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  17. Xen 4.1.5 & 4.2.2, Xen Document and Xen 4.3 Test Days April 25, 2013

    Posted in Announcements.

    1 comment
  18. Upcoming Changes to the Xen Websites April 17, 2013

    Posted in Announcements.

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  19. Xen is now a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project April 15, 2013

    Posted in Announcements.

    33 comments
  20. Upcoming Events: Build a Cloud Day, SCaLE 11x, Document Day, Linaro Connect Asia February 18, 2013

    Posted in Events.

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  21. FOSDEM’13 : Personal Impressions February 5, 2013

    Posted in Events.

    2 comments
  22. Upcoming Events: Document Day, FOSDEM, FOSSC-OMAN and SCaLE 11x January 22, 2013

    Posted in Events.

    2 comments
  23. Mirage Project Proposal for Community Review January 15, 2013

    Posted in Announcements.

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  24. The Year in Review : A Tale of Things to Come – Part 2 December 31, 2012

    Posted in Community.

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  25. The Year in Review : A Tale of Things to Come – Part 1 December 24, 2012

    Posted in Community.

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