FORA.tv Speaker - Michael Abbott
Michael Abbott leads the application platform and services development for the company's next-generation Palm webOS platform. He has extensive experience in building technically challenging web-based applications and services.
Before joining Palm, Abbott was the general manager of .NET Online Services at Microsoft, where he led efforts to deliver a services platform that enabled the development of large-scale Internet-based services. Prior to Microsoft, he co-founded Passenger Inc., where he served as chairman and led the development of the company's consumer marketing SAAS platform. Abbott also founded Composite Software, creator of industry-leading enterprise information integration software, where he served as the CEO/CTO.
Abbott holds a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from California Polytechnic State University, and has completed coursework toward a Ph.D. at the University of Washington.
04.01.09 | 00:07:01 min | 8,074 views | 4 comments