Geoff Baehr

Carl Malamud interviews Geoff Baehr, Chief Technical Officer for Networking at Sun Microsystems. The first President of the ATM Forum, Geoff has been one of the leaders in the move to bring ATM networks into the LAN. Baehr also discusses the importance of security and how firewalls work and comments on what makes a standards body relevant (or not).

Geek of the Week is brought to you by the sponsors of the Internet Multicasting Service including O'Reilly & Associates, Sun Microsystems. for the Internet Multicasting Service is provided by Interop Company, Harper Collins, Persoft, and WAIS Inc.