The Top 100 Most Influential People in IT - #15

By eweek  |  Posted 2008-04-07 Print this article Print
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15. Linus Torvalds
Developer, Linux Foundation

Torvalds developed Linux, the poster child for open source and arguably the first open-source app widely used in the enterprise. And his influence on the Linux kernel continues to be felt on a day-to-day basis.


Editors from eWEEK, CIO Insight and Baseline put their heads together to name the 100 people who are having the most influence on IT-


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