Chris Montgomery

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Christopher "Monty" Montgomery (born June 6, 1972 ) is the American creator of the Ogg Free Software container format and Vorbis audio codec and others, and the founder of The Xiph.Org Foundation, which promotes public domain multimedia codecs.wikipedia
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Vorbis

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Christopher "Monty" Montgomery (born June 6, 1972 ) is the American creator of the Ogg Free Software container format and Vorbis audio codec and others, and the founder of The Xiph.Org Foundation, which promotes public domain multimedia codecs.
Vorbis is a continuation of audio compression development started in 1993 by Chris Montgomery.

Xiph.Org Foundation

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Christopher "Monty" Montgomery (born June 6, 1972 ) is the American creator of the Ogg Free Software container format and Vorbis audio codec and others, and the founder of The Xiph.Org Foundation, which promotes public domain multimedia codecs.
Chris Montgomery, creator of the Ogg container format, founded the Xiphophorus company and later the Xiph.Org Foundation.

Ohio LinuxFest

Montgomery was the evening keynote at the Ohio LinuxFest in September 2010.
Previous keynote speakers have been Douglas McIlroy, Jon "maddog" Hall, Jono Bacon, Stormy Peters, Cathy Malmrose, Bdale Garbee, Angela Byron, Monty Montgomery, and Wendy Seltzer.

Ogg

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Christopher "Monty" Montgomery (born June 6, 1972 ) is the American creator of the Ogg Free Software container format and Vorbis audio codec and others, and the founder of The Xiph.Org Foundation, which promotes public domain multimedia codecs.

Codec

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Christopher "Monty" Montgomery (born June 6, 1972 ) is the American creator of the Ogg Free Software container format and Vorbis audio codec and others, and the founder of The Xiph.Org Foundation, which promotes public domain multimedia codecs.

Bachelor of Science

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He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a M.Eng. degree in computer engineering from the Tokyo Institute of Technology.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a M.Eng. degree in computer engineering from the Tokyo Institute of Technology.

Master of Engineering

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He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a M.Eng. degree in computer engineering from the Tokyo Institute of Technology.

Tokyo Institute of Technology

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He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a M.Eng. degree in computer engineering from the Tokyo Institute of Technology.

Multimedia

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A multimedia programmer, free software advocate and musician, Monty resides in the Boston area.

Free software

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A multimedia programmer, free software advocate and musician, Monty resides in the Boston area.

Boston

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A multimedia programmer, free software advocate and musician, Monty resides in the Boston area.

Red Hat

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He previously worked for Red Hat on improving the quality of the Ogg Theora format and decoders.

Mozilla Foundation

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In October 2013, he announced his almost immediate switch to Mozilla.

Daala

Work on Daala will be an important part of his work there.

Monty

Chris Montgomery, computer specialist and founder of the Xiph.Org Foundation

Montgomery (name)

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Chris Montgomery (born 1972), multimedia programmer

Ogg page

The viewpoint held by Christopher Montgomery, creator of the Ogg format, is that the units of muxed codec data should be a separate abstraction layer from the units of data used by the codec in order to limit the amount of buffering necessary when decoding the contained data.

Icecast

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Initially developed to support mp3's, Vorbis was added shortly after as Chris "Monty" Montgomery and Jack Moffitt are after all the cofounders of the Xiph.org Foundation.

Opus (audio format)

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Among others, Juin-Hwey (Raymond) Chen (Broadcom), Gregory Maxwell (Xiph.Org, Wikimedia), and Christopher Montgomery (Xiph.Org) were also involved.

Planarity

It in turn has inspired the creation of a GTK+ version by Xiph.org's Chris Montgomery, which possesses additional level generation algorithms and the ability to manipulate multiple nodes at once.

CELT

This discussion together with Vorbis creator Christopher Montgomery led to Jean-Marc Valin′s interest in a particularly low-latency codec.

List of University of Edinburgh people

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Chris Montgomery, former CEO of MP3.com Europe