OpenVMS Boot Camp 2015

Consultant/OpenVMS Evangelist


Mr. Pedersen has over 40 years experience in the DEC/Compaq/HP computing environment. His experience has ranged from supporting scientific experimentation using computers including Nobel Physicists and multi-national Oceanography Cruises to systems management, engineering management, project management, disaster recovery and open source development. He has worked for various educational and research organizations, Digital Equipment Corporation, several start-ups, Stromasys, Inc. and had his own OpenVMS centered consultancy for over 30 years. He holds a Bachelors of Science in Physical and Chemical Oceanography from the University of Washington. He is also the Director of the South Carolina Robotics Education Foundation, a STEM education outreach organization associated with the FIRST Tech Challenge.