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Diamond Sponsors

  • Fotango
  • Intel
  • Microsoft

Gold Sponsors

  • Dell Inc.
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • Mozilla Corporation

Silver Sponsors

  • ActiveState
  • Autodesk
  • Google
  • Greenplum
  • Ingres
  • Novell, Inc.
  • OpSource
  • Rearden Commerce
  • SnapLogic
  • ThoughtWorks
  • Ticketmaster

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Michael Olson

Michael A. Olson is the President and CEO at Sleepycat Software, Inc. Sleepycat Software develops, distributes, and supports Berkeley DB, the Open Source embedded database system. Mike is closely involved with Sleepycat's efforts to sell Berkeley DB into the rapidly-emerging market for embedded devices like palmtop and set-top computers, telecommunications switches, and wireless networking infrastructure. Mike was one of the original developers of both Berkeley DB and the Postgres database at the University of California at Berkeley.

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