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William Nelson Joy is an American computer engineer and venture capitalist. He co-founded Sun Microsystems in 1982 along with Scott McNealy, Vinod Khosla, and Andy Bechtolsheim, and served as Chief Scientist and CTO at the company until 2003.

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William Nelson Joy

(1954-11-08) November 8, 1954 (age 67)
Alma materUniversity of Michigan (B.S.)
University of California, Berkeley (M.S., 1979)
Known forBSD • vi • csh • chroot • TCP/IP driver • co-founder of Sun Microsystems • Java • SPARC • Solaris • NFS • Why The Future Doesn't Need Us
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Academic advisorsBob Fabry
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Bill Joy - Bio, Age, Wiki, Facts and Family

Bill Joy

Bill Joy's About

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He is most known for co-founding Sun Microsystems, a computer, software, and IT firm, and for creating the Berkeley Software Distribution (BSD) Unix operating system and Unix's vi text editing tool.

Bill Joy Family life

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The son of William and Ruth Joy, he spent his childhood in a suburb of Detroit, Michigan.

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Bill Joy Before Fame

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After getting a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan, he went on to the University of California, Berkeley, to pursue doctorate degrees in both engineering and computer science.

Bill Joy Trivia

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In his compelling Wired Magazine essay "Why the Future Doesn't Need Us," Joy argues that the very technologies that he and his colleagues worked tirelessly to develop are placing the human race's future generations in jeopardy.

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In the early 1980s, Joy established Sun Microsystems along with Vinod Khosla , Andreas von Bechtolsheim, and Scott McNealy.

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Facts About Bill Joy

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● Bill Joy was born on November 8, 1954 (age 67) in Michigan, United States
● He is a celebrity computer scientist



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