Doug Abbott is a consultant, author, and trainer with over thirty years experience in the computing field. He has done both hardware and software design primarily in the area of data acquisition and instrumentation. As a software engineer, his focus has been on the operating system and device driver level with a particular emphasis on embedded applications of Linux.
As an instructor, Mr. Abbott has developed and taught several courses--both in-person and on-line--for UC Berkeley Extension and UC San Diego Extension. These classes have also been presented on-site to a number of well-known institutions including NASA Houston, Wind River Systems, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and TRW among others.
Doug is the author of three books:
Embedded Linux Development using Eclipse
Linux for Embedded and Real-time Applications, 2nd Ed.
PCI Bus Demystified, 2nd Ed.
Doug has both a bachelor's and master's degree in electrical engineering from UC Berkeley. He is a member of the Professional and Technical Consultants Association (PATCA).