About Odoko

At Odoko we pride ourselves in providing quality training around open source technologies. Our specialism is in Search and related areas. With experience in training going back 15 years, and experience in open source for over a decade, we can aim to provide a trusted source of quality training.

 

about our team

Upayavira

Upayavira

Upayavira has over 25 years experience within the IT world and is passionate about finding ways in which technology can make a difference to peoples lives. He’s been a member of the Apache Software Foundation since 2005 and in that time has held the role of VP Fundraising.

He recently became a committer on the Lucene/Solr project, and hopes to continue contributing to the project itself.

Steve Huckle

A veteran of the game development industry and experienced sysadmin, Steve turned his attention to Apache Solr some years ago. His particular focus has been developing training materials on the topic which has given him a broad understanding of the functionality of Solr.

Jonny Baker

Jonny Baker

In a nutshell Jonny manages the day to day operations at Odoko. His role also involves embedding a culture of continuous improvement into the organisation, and he possesses particular strengths in working with our staff to embrace change.

Previously Jonny has run several small UK charities, He’s worked for many years as a Fundraiser and Trainer for charities including Childline, and The Karuna Trust. He’s also taught meditation in the UK and internationally.