Computer People - V

Below is a listing of computer pioneers, inventors, and other people who have contributed to the computer industry that have a first or last name beginning with the letter 'V'. Clicking on any of the below links will open a biography for that person.

Valentin Turchin
Soviet and American computer scientist and cybernetician who developed the Refal programming language.
Category: Father, Founder, Manager, Programmer, Scientist, and Writer
Valerie Landau
American software designer, author, and educator and director of Round World Media.
Category: Director, Female, Founder, Manager, Twitter, and Writer
Vannevar Bush
American engineer and science administrator know for work on analog computing and memex.
Category: Engineer, Manager, and Writer
Vasily Gorshkov
Russian Computer programmer and hacker.
Category: Hacker, Manager, Programmer, and Writer
Vern Paxson
Professor of Computer Science at Berkeley and Internet researcher.
Category: Coined, Manager, Professor, Researcher, and Writer
Veronica Belmont
Co-host of Revision3 Tekzilla.
Category: Editor, Female, Manager, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
Victor Alhadeff
Business executive known as the founder and CEO of Egghead Software.
Category: CEO, Chairman, Founder, Manager, President, and Writer
Victor Hayes
Senior research fellow at the Delft University of Technology, often referred to as the father of Wi-Fi.
Category: Chairman, Father, Manager, and Writer
Vida Ilderem
Vice president of Intel Labs and director of the Integrated Platform Research Lab.
Category: Director, Manager, President, and Writer
Vilhelm Bjerknes
Norwegian physicist and meteorologist who helped found the modern practice of weather forecasting.
Category: Manager, Physicist, and Writer
Vinod Khosla
American businessman, billionaire and co-founder of Sun Microsystems.
Category: CEO, Chairman, Founder, Investor, Manager, Programmer, Twitter, and Writer
Vint Cerf
Father of the Internet.
Category: Father, Founder, Manager, Personality, President, Scientist, and Writer
Virginia Rometty
American business executive and the first CEO of IBM.
Category: CEO, Chairman, Female, Manager, and Writer
Vladimir Levenshtein
Russian scientist known for the Levenshtein algorithm, and the Levenshtein distance.
Category: Manager, Scientist, and Writer
Vladimir Levin
Russian-born Jewish computer programmer and hacker.
Category: Hacker, Manager, Programmer, and Writer

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