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Philip DesAutels Senior Director of IoT at The Linux Foundation


Philip DesAutels is currently the Senior Director of IoT at The Linux Foundation. With 25 years of industry experience managing the interface of technology and society, Philip is a rare mix of a technologist who understands how to enable business value and an entrepreneur who understands how to leverage the transformative power of technology.

As CTO of LogMeIn’s Internet of Things platform, Philip was responsible for all aspects for strategy, technology, and the launch of the Xively product. Philip spent nearly ten years at Microsoft driving .Net evangelism and adoption. Philip was a co-founder of Ereo, a cloud-based image analysis and search service. He was Chief Scientist at Excite@Home. Philip served on the research team of the W3C, where he worked on security, trust, and privacy issues. Philip actively applies his skills a technologist with numerous socially focused organizations across the globe.


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