[TORK] Up close with Carl Cargill

Jim Whitehead ejw@cse.ucsc.edu
Thu, 20 Mar 2003 14:29:14 -0800


http://wwws.sun.com/software/cover/2001-0613/

Carl Cargill is Director of Standards at Sun Microsystems, Inc. and is
responsible for standardization strategies, activities, and the portfolio.
He has over twenty-five years of industry expertise and has written two
books on the subject: "Information Technology Standardization: Theory,
Organizations and Process" (1989) and "Open Systems Standardization: A
Business Approach" (1996). Mr. Cargill also authored the "Standards" entry
in the Van Nostrand Reinhold Encyclopedia of Computer Science.

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Nice interview with Carl Cargill -- gives a good, brief overview of some of
the key issues in information technology standardization.

- Jim