OpenDOF Project, Inc.
Bryant Eastham has worked in computer networking and system design his entire career, including everything from embedded systems to distributed cloud computing. He started working in robotics and digital control at the University of Utah before he could drive, managed a real 10BASE5 Ethernet network, and learned C on his own from a first edition "white bible". His career has focused on robotic control, sensor networks, real-time graphics, and distributed object systems. His research interests include distributed systems, protocol design, and network security. Bryant is currently the Principal Software Architect for Panasonic North America where he is responsible for establishing the architectural road map and vision for distributed platforms and the IoT. Bryant is also active in the open source community through the Linux Foundation as well as the OpenDOF Project and AllSeen Alliance.