Paulo Trezentos is co-founder and partner of Caixa Mágica Software, a portuguese SME specially focused on Open Source market. Caixa Mágica Software is in TOP 50 of Deloitte Technology Fast 500 in EMEA.
Paulo Trezentos is also Assistant Professor at ISCTE (Instituto Superior de Ciências do trabalho e da Empresa) since 1999, teaching classes on "Operating Systems" and "Computer Architectures".
As a researcher he leads O2H Lab, an ADETTI / Caixa Mágica partnership, and participated in several European RTD Projects such as OPIMA, OCTALIS and OCCAMM. He was also a participant in Global Grid Forum meetings and ESA projects (HICOD 2000).
In 2000, he has been granted the Prémio Milénio 2000 Expresso, for the Linux Caixa Mágica project, a national wide prize for young researchers that awards the most promising project. Paulo Trezentos graduated from ISCTE in 1999.
He got his PhD in Computer Science in IST, Technical University of Lisbon.
He is author and co-author of 4 books about Linux and Open Source as well as numerous technical and dissemination articles ( http://paulotrezentos.polo-sul.org/articles ).