Steve Teixeira is the Director of Program Management for the Internet of Things team in Microsoft's Operating Systems Group. Steve has served in leadership roles at Microsoft in Visual Studio, the Technical Computing Group, the Parallel Computing Platform, and Visual C++. Steve has a broad base of experience in managerial and engineering roles in areas such as developer tools, information security, professional services, and mobile. Steve authored five bestselling books on software development and is a highly regarded public speaker. Steve studied Aerospace Engineering at San Jose State University and holds an M.B.A. from the University of Washington.