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First year awarded:
2003
Number of MVP Awards:
10
Technical Expertise:
File System Storage
Technical Interests:
Windows Phone Development, Windows Consumer Apps, File System Storage
Language
English
Peter G. Viscarola
Biography
Peter G. Viscarola is a founder of and Consulting Partner at OSR, the world-renowned consulting firm specializing in Windows systems internals. Peter frequently publishes articles in The NT Insider, the only publication dedicated entirely to Windows system software development (available online at http://www.osronline.com/section.cfm?section=17) and contributes to an independent technical blog on his company's web site (see http://www.osr.com/developers-blog) When he's not writing code or journal articles, you can catch Peter speaking at numerous conferences worldwide or perhaps teaching one of OSR's well-known driver seminars. Peter is co-author of Windows NT Device Driver Development (published by MacMillan Technical Publishing), the all time best selling book about Windows driver development. With 30+ years in the computer industry, including 20+ years as an independent consultant, Peter has designed and developed device drivers under a wide array of operating systems. Areas of expertise include I/O subsystem architecture, unique devices, storage, and high-speed DMA.