James Whittaker is an energetic and passionate software executive with substantial engineering, research, writing and speaking credentials. His background spans government, academia, a successful start-up and leadership roles in top technology corporations. He's shipped major software titles at IBM, Microsoft and Google; he's published dozens of peer-reviewed research papers and authored 5 award-winning and best-selling technical books. He has won "best-of show" awards at conferences across the globe. James is well known for his visionary leadership and his passion for hard core engineering practices.
Come learn about Microsoft's approach to Linux. This session covers the Microsoft broad strategy for Linux and showcases our investments across Windows Server, Hyper-V, Microsoft System Center, Microsoft Azure Stack, Visual Studio and Microsoft Azure. See why "Microsoft Loves Linux."