The Future is Open

Peter Murray

Open Source Community Advocate
Index Data


Peter Murray is the Open Source Community Advocate at Index Data, a software development and consulting enterprise with expertise in networked information retrieval and management based on open standards.  He received an MLIS from Simmons College and a Bachelor of Science degree in Systems Analysis from Miami University.  Peter’s current activities include building relationships among libraries, organizations, and service providers participating in the FOLIO library services platform and ReShare resource sharing projects. His other interests include the promoting the awareness and integration of privacy-supporting tools into library services, distributed identity management systems, and – with the moniker “The Disruptive Library Technology Jester” – the rapid advancement of library services in a digital world.