is the founder of the Gentoo community and creator of the Gentoo Linux operating system. Daniel resides in New Mexico with his wife Mary and two energetic daughters, and is the head honcho of Funtoo Technologies, LLC, a consultancy focused on helping people overcome their technical and business challenges. In the recent past, Daniel served as a member of Microsoft's Platform Technology Strategy team in Redmond, WA, where he contributed to Microsoft's Shared Source strategy and Linux interoperability efforts. In addition, Daniel is also an accomplished author and technical writer, having written many technical articles published by IBM developerWorks, Intel Developer Services and C/C++ Users Journal. Oh, and Daniel has a blog.