Programmer Analyst II, The University of British Columbia
Paul Dante currently resides in Vancouver, BC and works at The University of British Columbia creating an open source data pipeline to help researchers find and access geospatial and quasi-geospatial data. Tying together existing components with a custom written Java middleware that cleans and enhances existing metadata, this project will help make Canadian research data more easily accessible. The project also includes a custom Python repository harvester and a customized Ruby on Rails front end. Paul is the main developer and software architecture designer on this, the Geodisy project.