Professor, Graduate School, School of Information at UC Berkeley
Steve Weber works at the intersection of technology markets, intellectual property regimes, and international politics. He has published numerous books, including “The End of Arrogance: America in the Global Competition of Ideas” and “The Success of Open Source,” and serves as professor of the Graduate School, School of Information, UC Berkeley. He has worked with and received research funding from a number of technology firms, including Google and Microsoft.
Microsoft appears to be erecting new barriers for partners who want to deploy Microsoft products on certain other cloud computing providers, like AWS or Google Cloud Services in proposed reform to their Partner Licensing Agreement (SPLA).