Paul Lindner

Paul Lindner
Sr. Software Engineer, LinkedIn

Paul Lindner is a key member of the LinkedIn Platform Team contributing to their open program. More info at

Previously he was the Manager of the hi5 Platform, a pioneering OpenSocial Container. Since its inception, Paul has been an active contributor and advocate in advancing the OpenSocial specification and objectives.

He has spent the last 20+ years leading efforts to make the Internet a better place. Some of Paul’s past successes include: developing and promoting the Internet Gopher in the early ‘90s; co-authoring the mod_perl Developer’s Cookbook ; scaling Six Apart’s Typepad to support millions of users worldwide; and building large, mission-critical Web systems for the International Telecommunications Union, Red Hat, Critical Path and The UN Office for the High Commissioner for Human Rights.

He holds a B.S. in computer science from the University of Minnesota.


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Patrick Chanezon (Docker), Paul Lindner (LinkedIn), Max Newbould (MySpace), Sachin Rekhi (imeem)
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