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Peter Galvin
Works at Pluribus Networks
Attended Coginchaug Regional High School
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Tried selling a used iMac on Amazon, almost fell for a Nigerian scam!  Think I would be more tech savvy...
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Never met Balmer but always thought of him as an a-hole (due to my understanding of the things he did at Microsoft, like drive them to being a badly behaved monopoly.  Interesting different view from Gina.
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I'm with you, Peter.
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Thanks Chris. It was a great memorial service yesterday too. Amazing how many people he knew. Let's hope the Pats win one for him next weekend.
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Oddly I seem to be a mix of nerd and hipster - the worst of all worlds?!
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I prefer the term hipnerd. :-)
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New article up on anewdomain.net, what Apple adding a fingerprint reader to the next iPhone could mean for users. The thumb is the key!
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Omg awesome. I've been saying this for years. I should have applied for a patent haha.
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Getting to meet Brent Spiner ("Data" from Star Trek TNG) was very cool. Thinking of skyping in Maddie (a Star Trek fan) so she could talk with him too was extra cool!
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Hi Amy, he was in the Whiptail booth at VMWorld
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Very excited about this company
Simple, Intelligent Networking- Driving the 3rd wave of Virtualization
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Chief Solution Architect at Pluribus Networks.
Employment
  • Pluribus Networks
    Chief Solutions Architect, 2012 - present
    Helping drive the next generation of networking.
  • anewdomain.net
    Senior Contributor, 2010 - 2013
  • Corporate Technologies
    CTO, 1995 - 2012
  • BYTE
    Senior Contributor, 2010 - 2011
  • Boston University
    Lecturer, 2010 - 2012
  • Brown University
    Systems Manager, 1989 - 1995
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The OS Guy
Introduction
Chief Solution Architect at Pluribus Networks, previously CTO at Corporate Technologies,
Coauthor of Operating System Concepts textbooks, Lecturer at BU, writer for anewdomain.net and ;login.
Education
  • Coginchaug Regional High School
    1976 - 1980
  • Wesleyan University
    Math (C.S), 1980 - 1984
  • University of Texas at Austin
    M.S. C.S., 1984 - 1987
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