Phillip Katz

Updated: 12/01/2019 by Computer Hope
Phillip Katz

Name: Phillip Walter Katz

Born: November 3, 1962, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Death: April 14, 2000 (Age: 37)

Computer-related contributions

  • Computer programmer best known as the co-creator of the ZIP file format for data compression (1989).
  • Author of PKZIP, a utility for creating ZIP files on DOS operating systems.