Gilad Ben-Yossef is the cofounder and CTO of Codefidence LTD. and has
been assisting OEMs make use of free and open source software in
commercial products and services since 1998. He is also cofounder of
Hamakor, an NPO devoted to the promotion of FOSS in Israel, and a founding organizer of "August Penguin," an Israeli community FOSS
Gilad is a member of the Israeli chapter of Mensa, the Israeli
Information Technology Association and the Israeli chapter of the
Internet Society. He holds a B.A. in Computer Science from Tel-Aviv
Jaffa Academic College.
When not trying to make FOSS software do something the authors never
intended, Gilad likes to SCUBA dive, read science fiction and spend
time with his wife Limor and his and two adorable girls, Almog and
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