UKUUG Biographical details

Jon 'maddog' Hall
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Jon "maddog" Hall is the Executive Director of Linux International, a non-profit association of computer vendors who wish to support and promote the Linux Operating System.

During his career which spans over thirty years, Mr. Hall has been a programmer, systems designer, systems administrator, product manager, technical marketing manager and educator. He has worked for such companies as Western Electric Corporation, Aetna Life and Casualty, Bell Laboratories, Digital Equipment Corporation, VA Linux Systems, and is currently funded by SGI. maddog serves on the boards of several companies and several non-profit organizations, including the USENIX Association.

maddog received his BS in Commerce and Engineering from Drexel University, and his MSCS from RPI in Troy, New York. He has taught at Hartford State Technical College, Merrimack College and Daniel Webster College.

maddog is the author of numerous magazine and newspaper articles, and one book, "Linux for Dummies". He has traveled the world speaking on the benefits of Open Source Software.

UKUUG Presentations, etc.
Linux 2003 Conference
Extreme Linux Programming - A Continuum


See the UKUUG events page for recent meetings.

Last modified: 2003-12-08_15:51 GMT