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Christian Bryant
Member Since: May 20, 2014
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Christian Bryant,
Freelance Writer:
Tom's IT Pro
Culver City, CA, USA
Latest: A Guide to Open Source Cloud Computing Software

Christian Bryant is an information technologist with more than 15 years of experience in the security, banking, education and medical industries. His systems experience includes Windows, AIX, HP-UX, IRIX, GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, BSD, Solaris and OpenVMS. He's worked in many computing environments from traditional to cloud on both hardware and virtual systems.

His pen testing lab currently consists of 40+ virtual machines with OS ranging from GNU/Linux (Debian, openSUSE, Fedora, Arch, Gentoo) to MS Windows Desktop (XP, 7, 8, 8.1) and Server (2003, 2008, 2012), with an OpenVMS emulator just for fun.  Current laptop setup is Kali Linux v1.0.7 sitting on Dell Inspiron hardware.

For more on Christian's GNU-related work, visit Snowdrift.coop for a peek at the future of crowdfunding for free software projects.  You can also find him at the OWASP Foundation.



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