Federico Lucifredi

Product Management Director
Red Hat

Federico Lucifredi is the maintainer of the man suite, the primary documentation-delivery tool under Linux, a graduate of Harvard University, and the Ubuntu Advantage Product Manager at Canonical, where he oversees the Landscape systems management solution. As a software engineer-turned-manager at the Novell corporation, Federico was part of the SUSE Linux team for five years, overseeing the update stack of a 150 million dollar software maintenance business. Federico has been a CIO and a network software architect at technology and embedded Linux startups, and he has spent two years teaching in Boston University's graduate and undergraduate programs, while simultaneously consulting for MIT. A frequent speaker at user group and conference events, notably the Linux Foundation's LinuxCon, LinuxWorld, and the O'Reilly Open Source Convention, he is a recognized expert in computing performance issues, and authors the "Performance Tuning Dojo" column on system tuning for Admin Magazine.