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  • Sun Microsystems
  • System76, Inc.

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Sameer Verma

Associate Professor of Information Systems, San Francisco State University

Dr. Sameer Verma is Associate Professor of Information Systems at San Francisco State University. His research focuses on the diffusion and adoption of innovative technologies. He is currently working on several academic research projects which include the diffusion of open source software, wireless networks, and geo-spatial systems. Dr. Verma has been teaching a course in "Managing Open Source" for the last couple of years, and operates SF State's open source portal at

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