EightAByte Industries

The online home of experienced technologist Ken Scott.

About Me

How I got here...

Ken Scott

Experienced technologist
Experienced technologist with a demonstrated history of working in the investment banking industry. Strong engineering professional skilled in analytics, enterprise architecture, agile methodologies, IT strategy and business solutions.


My thoughts.

Favorite Quotes

“True courage is being afraid, and going ahead and doing your job.” -Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr.   “People sleep peacefully in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.” -Richard Grenier   “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work and learning […]


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Welcome to EightAByte Industries, the online home for experienced technologist, Ken Scott (me ;-).  This is the first of, hopefully, many blog posts.

Waka Waka Bang Splat

In a recent magazine poll, readers established “waka” as the proper pronunciation for the angle-bracket characters < or >. The following poem appeared recently in the magazine.   The text of the poem follows:   < > ! * ‘ ‘ # ^ ” ` $ $ – ! * = @ $ _ % […]