Mark Schiller is the Executive Director of The Trusted Computing Group, an IT-industry international standards group focused on developing, defining and promoting open, vendor-neutral, global industry standards, supportive of a hardware-based root of trust, for interoperable trusted computing platforms; benefiting IT Security.
Mark has over 30 years of experience in the IT industry, and a decade of trade association and standards leadership experience. He has contributed to many areas within IT, including servers, clients, storage, security, operating systems, web services, and telecommunications; often in multi-company partnerships. Mark has co-founded and served in various executive and corporate-representation leadership roles for several IT trade association and standards efforts, and has successfully managed the complete standards development lifecycle.
In addition, Mark has significant experience in private-public sector collaboration in standards and IT policy, both in the U.S. and internationally. Mark holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from N.C. State University and an MS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from U.C. Berkeley.
Membership in the Trusted Computing Group is your key to participating with fellow industry stakeholders in the quest to develop and promote trusted computing technologies.
Standards-based Trusted Computing technologies developed by TCG members now are deployed in enterprise systems, storage systems, networks, embedded systems, and mobile devices and can help secure cloud computing and virtualized systems.
Trusted Computing Group announced that its TPM 2.0 (Trusted Platform Module) Library Specification was approved as a formal international standard under ISO/IEC (the International Organization for Standardization and the International Electrotechnical Commission). TCG has 90+ specifications and guidance documents to help build a trusted computing environment.