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Peter H. Salus

Peter H. Salus
Author, Anniversaries

Dr. Peter H. Salus has extensive experience in large organizations,
having been Executive Director of the USENIX Association and the
Sun User Group and Vice President of the Free Software Foundation,
following 20 years’ experience in academia and a stint at IBM’s
T.J. Watson Research Center.

Peter has written or edited over a dozen books, including
A Quarter Century of UNIX, Casting the Net, the four-volume Handbook
of Programming Languages, the Big Book of IPv6 Addressing RFCs, The
ARPANET Sourcebook, and The Complete April Fools’ Day RFCs.

He is a frequent speaker at European and North American computer
events, including the Atlanta Linux Showcase, USENIX, CompCon,
Comdex, UniForum Canada, the UKUUG, the NLUUG, the Open
Technology Association (Brussels), OpenForum (Moscow), SANE,
and several other European conferences. Recently, he has been
an invited speaker in Finland, Denmark, Brazil, Chile, and the Czech
Republic, as well as at LISA, NANOG and the TPRC.

Peter has appeared on the BBC, the Discovery Channel, PBS, PCTV, and
the Dr. Dobbs webcast as computing and networking historian.


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