Name: Stefano Stabellini
Born: Bologna (Italy), 1982/12/20
- 11/2007 - today
Senior Software Engineer at Citrix R&D (ex XenSource Ltd).
I am working in the Ring 0/1 team to develop the next generation of the XenServer product line.
I am also contributing to the open source effort with code and ideas.
- 09/2006 - 10/2007
Research Associate at the Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, Pensacola, Florida.
- 2005 - 2006
Teacher Assistant for Professor Cesare Stefanelli, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy: tutoring Operating Systems and Computer Networks.
- 2004 - 2005
Teacher Assistant for Professor Cesare Stefanelli, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy: tutoring Operating Systems.
- March 2007: Master degree 110/110 Summa Cum Laude in Computer Science Engineering.
- July 2004: Three years degree 110/110 Summa Cum Laude in Computer Science Engineering at the University of Ferrara, Italy.
- June 2001: Diploma from Liceo Scientifico A. Roiti, Ferrara, Italy with the highest mark (100/100).
- Good knowledge of operating systems internals.
- Deep knowledge of Linux and its different distributions.
- Deep experience in packaging software for different linux distributions (Rpm, Deb, Tgz).
- Familiarity with servers, network tools, traffic sniffers, IDS, firewalls and network security issues.
- Deep knowledge and experience in system and network management on Linux.
- Strong development and debugging skills on Linux.
- Deep knowledge and experience in C, C++, Java, Bash.
- Good knowledge of Python.
- GUI programming with Qt and Swing.
- Deep knowledge and experience in working with regular expressions.
- Strong in UML and Object Oriented development.
- Good Knowledge and experience with XML, XML Schema, XSLT, XPath.
- Practice with Web Service development.
- Deep knowledge of programming dynamic web sites with JSP and XML+XSL.
- Good knowledge of SVN and CVS revision control systems.
- Knowledge on SQL, database design, administration and programming on MySQL.
- Knowledge on multithreading programming techniques.
- Knowledge and experience with virtualization solutions and deployment on Linux.
- Deep knowledge and experience in distributed systems and network programming in UNIX and Java environments.
- Knowledge of several Internet protocols and related APIs, including TCP, UDP, IPv4, HTTP, HTTPS, DNS, SMTP, POP3, FTP.
- Italian, mother tongue.
- English, fluent, daily usage for both work and hobby.
- Supporter and expert in Linux and Open Source, member of Ferrara Linux User Group since 2003.
- Actively contributed to the Slackware Linux Community in many ways among which the project linuxpackages.net.
- Developer of the Zenwalk Linux distribution since 2005.
- Developed websites for commercial to support the years of University studies.