Our coverage from Web 2.0 Expo continues with a talk by Neal Sample as he goes in deeper to explore the recently announced Y!OS. In this session which was presented at Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Neal Sample talks about Yahoo!s approach to developing open platforms that will enable developers to create websites and applications that can deliver more relevant, compelling and engaging experiences for users.
Neal is currently Chief Architect of Platforms at Yahoo! As a technologist, his research and development efforts include data indexing, techniques for the management of semistructured data, Grid computing, and data streams. He has published numerous articles and scientific papers in major international conferences. Neal is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Wyoming with BS and MS degrees in Computer Science. He also holds an MS and Ph.D. in computer science from Stanford University. Neal was also a CIA Postdoctoral Research Fellow.