Anniversary

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Are Penguins Ready to Fly?

By Nithya Ruff This year, Vancouver, British Columbia was the site for LinuxCon North America 2011, where Linux celebrated its 20th anniversary.  Vancouver is normally known for its rainy and gray weather, but the Linux gods must have been shining on the Linux celebrations because the weather was spectacular!  In the same year that Wind River celebrates its 30 anniversary,…

It Was Like Sending My Son Off to College…

By De Anna Mekwunye 1992 was an eventful year for me and for Wind River.  I started with the company on June 1st and within several months I learned that the small private company that I started with was now planning an IPO.  Once we announced that we would be going public, many of our lives changed.  A group of…

The Best Software On Any Planet

By Mike Deliman In 1995, after finishing up on a particularly challenging project, my boss came to me with a new project.  He asked, “Have you ever heard of Jet Propulsion Laboratory?   Would you like to work with them?”  Without hesitation, I jumped at the offer to sign on.  I grew up not too far from JPL, and as a…

Wind River Turns 30: Looking Back and Moving Forward

By Tomas Evensen  2011 marks Wind River’s 30th anniversary. The big 3-0…it’s a major landmark moment in anyone’s book. This year, we’ll be taking time to honor this milestone with a retrospective of Wind River’s history and also a series of employee stories.  In my many years with the company, Wind River always impressed on me the concept of  being bigger than just…