Person Overview

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Primary:
CTO at Chef
Past:
Software Development Manager at Internap, Director, Engineering at Microsoft, See All (3)
Education:
Gonzaga University

Detailed Description

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Christopher Brown is the Chief Technology Officer of Opscode.

Christopher Brown joins Opscode from Microsoft, where he was a Director of Engineering for the Edge Computing Network within Global Foundation Services.

Prior to Microsoft, Christopher was a Founding Member, Architect, and Lead Developer for Amazon.com's Elastic Compute Cloud ("EC2").

Christopher has 18 years of software engineering and leadership experience and holds several patents in the areas of Internet routing, VM/runtime hosting, content delivery and cloud computing.

Experience (5)

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    Chef

    CTO
    Jan, 2011 - Dec, 2013
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    Chef

    VP, Engineering
    2009 - Jan, 2011
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    Microsoft

    Director, Engineering
    2001 - Jan, 2009
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    Amazon

    Founding Member / Software Development Engineer / Mgr
    Mar, 2004 - Feb, 2007
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    Internap

    Software Development Manager
    1999 - Jan 1, 2001

Education (1)

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