Matthew Richards

Matthew Richards is the Senior Program Manager for Novell's SUSE Appliance Program. A former software developer and systems architect, Matthew spent many years working for IBM Global Services and other consulting organizations as a Technology Strategy consultant. Matthew holds a BE in Mechanical Engineering from Dartmouth College, and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management. He can be reached at [email protected]

A New Frontier: Extending Mass-Customized to the Operating System

My wife recently took the plunge and bought a new car. She spent time mulling the options online, and then chose the color and features she liked best. A...

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Top Cloud Service Providers & Companies

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F5 Acquires Threat Stack, Continuing Its Transition to a Security Company

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