John Gage

John Gage

John Burdette Gage was the 21st employee of Sun Microsystems, where he is credited with creating the phrase: "The network is the computer." He served as Chief Researcher and Vice President of the Science Office for Sun, until leaving on June 9, 2008 to join Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as a partner to work on green technologies for global warming; he departed KPCB in 2010 to apply what he had learned "to broader issues in other parts of the world". In 2012, he helped build the Kibera Town Centre, a major water and community education center in the middle of Kibera, the largest slum in Africa. Wikipedia*

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John Gage has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Forum. The year with the most videos was 2000 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 70 views per program. Most appearances with Jeffrey A. Eisenach (3), John Perry Barlow (2), Philip Burgess (2). Most common tags: Online Technology, Telecommunication.

Appearances by Title:c. August 22, 1995 - Present Director, Science, Sun Microsystems Laboratories Videos: 4

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