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Our Founder

Tim O’Reilly

Inc. Magazine’s Max Chafkin calls our founder and CEO, Tim O’Reilly, “The Oracle of Silicon Valley” and sees Tim’s life as proof that interesting things can happen when we work for more than money.

In Publishers Weekly’s article “The (Tim) O’Reilly Factor,” Andrew Albanese talks to Tim about old habits and new directions.

When The New York Times wanted to take a hard look at piracy, they quoted Tim O’Reilly.

Our Authors

O’Reilly author Jeff Potter demonstrates his combo of geekery and cookery in “Cooking for Geeks” on the Today Show.

NPR’s Weekend Edition asks O’Reilly’s Clay Johnson about his suggestions for managing our information intake in his book, “Is It Time For You To Go On An ’Information Diet’?”

Our Events


Strata Conference: Making Data Work

Forbes’ Jon Bruner asks “Will Big Data Create As Much Prosperity As Little Data?” in his report on the first Strata New York.

“The world of big data is on fire,” says K.N.C. in the Economist’s “Where the Geeks Go.”


Velocity: The Web Operations and Performance Conference

Cade Metz covers Velocity for The Register and reports, “Google’s HTTP Archive merges with Internet Archive.”

At eWeek, Chris Primesberger covers, “Cloud Computing: Google Speeds Up Web-Page Downloads with SPDY.”


OSCON, O’Reilly’s Open Source Convention

Simon Phipps says “OSCON serves the centre ground of open source, a meeting point for entrepreneurs and programmers with a vision for business yet a passion for software freedom,” in his OSCON RoundUp in Computerworld UK

The open source community makes its major announcements at OSCON, such as “Open Cloud Initiative Is Open for Business,” as reported by ReadWriteWeb

Our Webcasts

O’Reilly also has a robust program of webcasts. One of our favorites is “Inside Google+: The Virtuous Circle of Data and Doing Right by Users,” a discussion between Tim O’Reilly and Bradley Horowitz.