Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: William Richard (Rich) Stevens
Born: February 5, 1951, in Luanshya, Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia)
Death: September 1, 1999 (Age: 48)
- Author of Computer Science books, in particular books on Unix and TCP/IP.
- Vice President of Computing Services at Health Systems International in New Haven, Connecticut (1982-1990).
- UNIX Network Programming, Volume 1,2 (1998,1999).
- TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 1,2,3 (1994,1995,1996).
- Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment (1992).
- UNIX Network Programming (1990).
Honors and awards
- Posthumously awarded the Usenix Lifetime Achievement Award (2000).