froscon2009 - 1.0

Free and Open Source Software Conference

The Social Web

Henry Story

Henry Story works for Sun Microsystems as Social Web Architect, where he developed an RDF based blogging tool, a Semantic Address Book, and a new protocol (foaf+ssl) for distributed RESTful authentication that works with current browsers.

Previous to that he worked at AltaVista where he developed, named and deployed the Babelfish Machine translation engine. Henry studied philosophy and computing at the University of London.

More information is available on his home page at


henry dot story at bblfish dot net