Red Hat: Introducing TM into the Real World


Ulrich Drepper spoke about Introducing TM into the Real World at the 42nd IPP Symposium Workshop at
Brown University, Providence (Rhode Island). In his talk, he addressed the challenges that arise when providing
TM support in commercial systems.

Ulrich Drepper received his diploma in computer science from the University of Karlsruhe. He is a long-time participant in the free software development community and was first paid for his contributions in 1996 when he joined the world's first company to support free software, Cygnus Solutions.

Since 1999, he has worked in the CTO office of RedHat, Inc. and as technical director for software development tools and basic runtime libraries group. He has published numerous papers and articles, most of which are available through his website. RedHat has ongoing research collaborations as a partner with the Velox-Project.

More information at Conduit Volume 18 Number 2, Fall/Winter 2009: