DisclaimerThe views expressed on this blog are mine alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of my employer. Recently there is some news about women feeling discriminated in the it-world; especially as developer e.g.
Female developers can be as good as male developers?Yes. Believing that females can't be good programmers is nonsense. There are enough examples of females that are leading. I'm listing a few females that I know about due to my work in distributed systems and performance tuning:
- Nancy Lynch: author of Distributed Algorithms
- Monica Beckwith: one of the authors of Java Performance Companion and lead of the G1 performance team.