Rob Nelson has been an active participant in the Linux & OpenSource communities since before Linus released linux 1.0 He has built and run consultancies, cybercafés (one of the very first in the nation). Rob is a self-proclaimed “ÜberOpsGeek” having built several dialup providers as an outsourcer and also one of the biggest ad-serving (and brokering) networks in its day (Flycast Communications). He currently provides corporate network security and mobility solutions for clients throughout the NorthWest.
Rob resides in Queens, New York, loves to travel, and is and avid bicycle tourist. He trains both horses and dogs in his spare time, and is a master middle-eastern percussionist.