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Mark Carges

eBay Inc.

As Senior Vice President of Platform and CTO of Marketplaces, Mark Carges is responsible for accelerating the company’s platform innovation and he is also responsible for overseeing the technology architecture, software development and site operations for eBay.com.

Prior to joining eBay in September 2008, Mark was Executive Vice President, Products and General Manager, for the Business Interaction Division at BEA Systems, a provider of enterprise application infrastructure software that was acquired by Oracle in April 2008. During more than a decade at BEA, Mark held a variety of other senior technology leadership roles, including Chief Technology Officer.

Mark began his career at Bell Labs as one of the original architects of Tuxedo, software for constructing highly scalable transaction processing applications. Prior to BEA, he designed and developed early versions of Tuxedo at Bell Labs, Unix System Labs and Novell.

Mark holds a BA in Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley and an MS degree in Computer Science from New York University.

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Afrus Tavakoli
04/01/2009 10:40am PDT

Thank zou for the great speech. But I do not agree, that paypal deliver monetizing models. It delivers a nice payment system.

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Afrus Tavakoli
04/01/2009 10:37am PDT

Paypal process is still to complex for most of users. I agree there is a big potential behind online and mobile payment. What we need are single payment plattform for online, mobile as offline business.

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Afrus Tavakoli
04/01/2009 10:31am PDT

As I know ebay made there API longer then one year open. But it got one year ago free of charge.

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