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Peter Baer Galvin is the Chief Technologist for Corporate Technologies, Inc., a leading systems integrator and VAR, and was the Systems Manager for Brown University's Computer Science Department. He has written articles for Byte and other magazines. He was contributing editor of the Solaris Corner for SysAdmin Magazine , wrote Pete's Wicked World, the security column for SunWorld magazine, and Pete’s Super Systems, the systems administration column there. He is now Sun columnist for the Usenix ;login: magazine. Peter is co-author of the Operating Systems Concepts and Applied Operating Systems Concepts texbooks. As a consultant and trainer, Galvin has taught tutorials in security and system administration and given talks at many conferences and institutions.