Author Archives: Kathleen Murray

Trends Shaping the Future

Keynote Speakers: Rootstech Day 1 Mobility, Cloud Computing, Consumerism, Personalization, & Services Shane R. Robison, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy and Technology Officer of Hewlett-Packard Company, delivered the opening keynote presentation titled: “A World of Information”. Robison identified four … Continue reading

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Three themes for future tech development

We heard it from the keynote speaker from HP, Shane Robison. We heard it again from the second keynote speaker, Jay Verkler, of Family Search. Sitting at lunch now, we’re hearing the same message form Kendall Hullet of Ancestry. Drum … Continue reading

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Not yesterday’s genealogy conference

Rootstech, on first impression, is daunting and impressive. It’s big, really BIG. We hear from a rootstech worker there are over 3,000 people registered. I haven’t seen a setup like this at a conference since I attended corporate events: the … Continue reading

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