Dave Lounsbury

David is Chief Technical Officer for The Open Group. As CTO he ensures that the people and IT resources at The Open Group are effectively used to implement the organization’s strategy and mission, including The Open Group’s proven processes for collaboration and certification both within the organization and in support of third-party consortia. David's previous executive assignments at The Open Group and the Open Software Foundation (OSF) include VP Advanced Research and Innovation which fostered open systems technology through collaborative funding and development, including LDAP, ActiveX Core Technology, DCE 1.2, CDE-Next, and Complex Text Layout. David holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and is holder of three U.S. patents.

Latest from Dave Lounsbury

  • Adapting to the Business Needs of IT

    Adapting to the Business Needs of IT

    Dave Lounsbury, CTO, The Open Group looks at why it’s time for a new IT business model in these times of emerging technologies The adoption and implementation of emerging technologies into the business world has historically been a gradual process.  This was due not only to the need to overcome  technical adoption challengers, but also
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