This Thursday’s Tech Talk will be the first one in our new offices at 169 University Avenue. As usual, attendance is open to all.

oOTao‘s Andy Dale will talk about XRI/XDI, the developing OASIS standards, and how they fit into the broader digital identity landscape.

Biography: Andy Dale is the founder and president of ooTao a San Francisco Bay Area based software development company. Andy has worked developing software for over 10 years as a company principle and team leader. Andy spent the first several years of his career working with a team of actuaries building benefit tracking systems that were widely deployed by local governments and school districts. Andy then moved into the general custom development realm where he was involved in projects as diverse as a Procurement System for Gap Inc to helping to develop and deploy parts of the CitiBank On-line Banking System that are now used worldwide. Andy has had years of success working with large multinational organizations such as: CitiBank, Bank of America, Monsanto, Gap and IBM as well as small technology innovators such as Identity Commons, Envoii and 2idi. Currently Andy spends much of his time consulting as a Senior Architect to many organizations in the areas of Secure Distributed Data Management and Visualization. Andy is also an active member of the OASIS XDI Technical Committee and an Eclipse Committer working to help advance the Eclipse Trust Framework.

Kudos to Identity Woman for introducing us to Andy.