christoph ender

about me

Software Developer
Husum, Germany

I'm a software developer living at the North Sea in Husum, Germany, working on Java, .NET and C projects with Oracle and MySQL, spending some of my spare time on the fizmo IF interpreter, the website and digital photography.


Clinical Trial Management System, IT Infrastructure

Recent activites include IT infrastructure and development work for Schulz & Löw Consulting and the implementation of the EasyClin CTMS, an extremely flexible and robust management system used in clinical trials for SynapCon Ltd.

Webshop, B2B-System
Unix administration
I have also built a webshop and B2B-System at Pegasus Spiele, a high-availability Linux-based hard- and software solution for SynapCon to run the CTMS, the IT system at Amantec CRO including a law-conformant mail system and worked on automatic recommendation system fundamentals for the Technical University of Darmstadt and Deutsche Telekom.


Typography & fonts

I'm interested in typography, fonts, layout and things related, resulting in a typeset version of the Sherlock Holmes canon at

Interactive fiction

I also like interactive fiction and have implemented a Z-code interpreter library and a corresponding text-based frontend called fizmo, which can be used to run old Infocom text adventures and stories which were created with the Inform compiler.



I'm on twitter, you can find me at @christoph_ender.

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18% of bookshelves conceal a hidden passageway. Of these, over half are unknown to their owners. #YouBetterCheck
Foyles Bookshop on Apr 16, 2014, 14:12:10.
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It’s not a fun week to work at OpenSSL
Ars Technica on Apr 12, 2014, 15:36:06.
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Google shows different borders for Crimea based on geolocation. Ukraine it's Ukraine. In Russia it's Russia.
Eva on Apr 12, 2014, 1:19:04.