Ron Aitchison

Ron Aitchison

Consultant, developer, trainer and author
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Ronald (Ron) Aitchison - Ron is the President of Zytrax, Inc. a Montreal based company that specializes in wireless and wire-line IP communications. Zytrax develops its own products as well as undertaking specialized consulting, training, system design and development for clients. Zytrax supports its own and customer hosted DNS, Web, email and LDAP services on a mixed network of FreeBSD, Windows and the occasional Linux systems and has been an Open Source user since 1998.

He is the author of Pro DNS and BIND (ISBN 1590594940) published by Apress in August 2005 and the mistitled Pro DNS and BIND 10 published by apress in 2010. Prior to founding Zytrax in 1994 Ron worked in senior roles in development, sales and marketing in both Europe and the US.

He started his computer career in 1973 as a grunt systems programmer developing communications software for mainframes in a 19th century Palace outside of Edinburgh, Scotland. He moved into sales and marketing for a number of years before returning to real – technical - work when he established Zytrax. He was educated in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland a long time ago.

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2018 - Sep 17 on (DNS) Security Protocols Do What They Say on the Tin
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2007 - Mar 21 on Commercial DNSSEC?

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