|University of Minnesota-Twin Cities||1990|
|Computer Science and Aerospace Engineering|
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Mr. Berg joins Skype from Sun Microsystems, following 15 years working with technology and exploring new ways to exploit its benefits. Most recently, he was Chief Technology Officer for Sunâ€™s Global Sales and Services Division and Vice President of Systems Engineering for Sunâ€™s Emerging Markets Region (India, China, Russia, Middle East, Africa and Latin America), roles in which he led the technical strategy and direction of the organization. He also received the title of Distinguished Engineer at Sun, in recognition of his work in multithreading, concurrent programming and Java. A best-selling author, he has written a number of books, including â€œAdvanced Techniques for Java Developersâ€ and â€œDot-Com & Beyond: Breakthrough Internet Based Architecture & Methodologies.â€ Prior to Sun, he worked for IBM and Honeywell.