Gerald Carter

Gerald Carter

  • @coffeedude_j

Areas of Expertise:

  • Distributed Systems
  • Network protocols
  • Open Source Development Communities
Gerald Carter is a Distinguished Engineer at EMC/Isilon. He joined EMC through the acquisition of Likewise Software in March, 2012, where he served as CTO. He has been developing, writing about, and teaching on Open Source and IT related topics since the late 90's at events such as LISA, LinuxWorld Expo, SANE, SambaXP, OSCON, and SNIA SDC. He has authored both "LDAP System Administration" and the third edition of "Using Samba" and for O'Reilly Publishing. He has held positions at HP and VA Linux systems and previously served on the Usenix Association's Board of Directors.

Using Samba Using Samba
by Gerald Carter, Jay Ts, Robert Eckstein
Third Edition January 2007
Print: $44.99
Ebook: $35.99

LDAP System Administration LDAP System Administration
by Gerald Carter
March 2003
Print: $39.95
Ebook: $31.99

"System administrators who want a complete guide to Samba administration will want to add Gerald Carter, Jay Ts, and Robert Eckstein's Using Samba third edition to their reference collections."
--James A. Cox, California Bookwatch