David Cutler

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

David CutlerName: David Neil Cutler, Sr.

Born: March 13, 1942, in Lansing, Michigan, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • Known as the father of Windows NT.
  • American software engineer, designer, and developer of several operating systems including VMS, RSX-11M, VAXELN at Digital Equipment Corporation and Windows NT at Microsoft.

Honors and awards

  • Awarded the prestigious status of Senior Technical Fellow at Microsoft (2006).
  • Recognized among 2007 National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates.