Pieter Hintjens

Pieter Hintjens (December 3, 1962 – October 4, 2016) is a Belgian developer , author, and former president of the Association for Free Information Infrastructure (FFII), an association fighting against software patents . In 2007, he was nominated as one of the “50 most influential personalities on intellectual property ” by Managing Intellectual Property magazine .

Biography

Hintjens was born in Congo in 1962 and grew up in East Africa 1 .

He works at iMatix, a company that creates free software , the position of chief software architect and head of company. They have given us: ZeroMQ  (in) , a library for high performance , OpenAMQ  (in) , a free implementation of the message protocol AMQP , Librero 2 and GSL 3 , two tools source code generation , and web server Xitami  (En) .

Publications

  • ( In ) Confessions of a Necromancer , 2016
  • ( In ) Social Architecture , 2016 4
  • ( In ) The Psychopath Code , 2015
  • ( In ) ZeroMQ: Messaging for Many Applications , O’Reilly Media , 2013
  • ( In ) Culture and Empire: Digital Revolution , 2013
  • ( In ) Code Connected Volume 1 , 2013
  • ( In ) Scalable C , unfinished 5

References

  1. ↑ ( en ) ” Pieter Hintjens – members.digistan.org [ archive ] , on members.digistan.org (accessed5 October 2016 )
  2. ↑ ( en ) « Introduction to Libero »  [ archive ] , on imatix-legacy.github.io , (Accessed 7 October 2016)
  3. ↑ ( in ) ” GSL / 4.1 – a Universal Code Generator [ archive ] , on github.com (accessed on7 October 2016 )
  4. ↑ ( en ) « Books by Pieter Hintjens – Hintjens.com »  [ archive ] , on hintjens.com
  5. ↑ ( en ) ” Scalable C (in progress) · GitBook [ archive ] , on GitBook