Sunday, January 20, 2013
Dennis Ritchie : Known for
1 Creator of C Programming
2 Creator of UNIX operating System
3 Co-author of “The C Programming Language”
Though this great Scientist has provided us such strong platform for development of programming language free, his death was unnoticed as compared to Steve Jobs (Founder of Apple). Development of C by Dennis Ritchie was milestone in the programming history.
- I am a retired Sub-Divisional Engineer-Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, INDIA. I served ten years in the Indian Army in technical wing - EME -(Electrical & Mechanical Engineers).I was Telecommunication mechanic(1959 - 1969).I underwent electronics & military communication equipment (telephone/wireless) training at Secunderabad (1959-1961).Served at J & K area, Jamanagar-Gujarat including Indo-Pak war-1965.Released on own request discharge in the year 1969, I joined Indian P & T deptt. in the year 1969 & retired as SDE in the year 2001.My hobby: Computer, Internet, Multimedia.