Philip Bernstein

1994 SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award

Philip Bernstein is a repository architect at Microsoft, where he leads a joint design effort with Texas Instruments to design an open repository for CASE. He was formerly an architect at Digital Equipment Corp., a professor at Harvard University and Wang Institute of Graduate Studies, and VP Software at Sequoia Systems. Dr. Bernstein has published over 70 articles on the theory and implementation of database systems, is coauthor of “Concurrency Control and Recovery in Database Systems” (Addison-Wesley, 1987).