Profile of Kurt MarkoContributing Editor
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Kurt Marko is an InformationWeek and Network Computing contributor and IT industry veteran, pursuing his passion for communications after a varied career that has spanned virtually the entire high-tech food chain from chips to systems. Upon graduating from Stanford University with a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering, Kurt spent several years as a semiconductor device physicist, doing process design, modeling and testing. He then joined AT&T Bell Laboratories as a memory chip designer and CAD and simulation developer.
Moving to Hewlett-Packard, Kurt started in the laser printer R&D lab doing electrophotography development, for which he earned a patent, but his love of computers eventually led him to join HP’s nascent technical IT group. He spent 15 years as an IT engineer and was a lead architect for several enterprisewide infrastructure projects at HP, including the Windows domain infrastructure, remote access service, Exchange e-mail infrastructure and managed Web services.
Articles by Kurt Marko
posted in September 2012
Tablets do work better than laptops for some people and tasks. Tailor the device to the workload.
Vegas data center confab shows technology, economics, and a cutthroat business environment shaping infrastructure hosting and services.
The OS will tempt those looking to go mobile while staying within the Microsoft world.
Intel recognizes we're in a PC-plus era--and just in time. But can it corral device partners who have moved on to other mobile hardware platforms?
Pogoplug takes the chill off Glacier, turning it into a continuously replicated archive.