Dr. Bill Nitzberg is the CTO of PBS Works at Altair. With
over 25 years in the computer industry, spanning
commercial software development to high-performance
computing research, Dr. Nitzberg is an internationally
recognized expert in parallel and distributed computing.
Dr. Nitzberg served on the board of the Open
Grid Forum, co-architected NASA’s Information Power Grid,
edited the MPI-2 I/O standard, and has published numerous
papers on distributed shared memory, parallel I/O, PC
clustering, job scheduling, and cloud computing. In his
spare time, Bill tries to reduce his pack weight for his
long-distance hiking trips.