Doug Willoughby

Doug Willoughby is Director of Cloud Computing at Compuware Corporation. Before Compuware, he was at Sun. Doug joined Sun in 1988 and participated in the development and marketing of some of Sun's most pioneering technologies including Project Spring, Distribute Objects Everywhere (DOE), NextStep/OpenStep, and Java. Doug was also part of the team of 14 engineers and architects who developed "network.com," Sun's first utility computing offering. Doug has published numerous articles and speaks regularly at various industry events. He can be reached at [email protected]

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