Mark Smith

Mark Smith
Founder/CTO, Dreamwidth Studios

Website | @xb95

Mark Smith began volunteering with LiveJournal.com in 2001. He joined the staff in 2004 and concentrated on backend development, where he contributed heavily to systems such as Perlbal (load balancer) and MogileFS (distributed file storage).

He has since worked for companies such as Six Apart, Mozilla, and Google on tasks from systems administration to software development to site architecture.

Mark resides near San Francisco, CA, USA with his partner and two children.

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Denise Paolucci (Dreamwidth Studios), Mark Smith (Dreamwidth Studios)
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