Farewell to Fernando “Corby” Corbato

Fernando J. Corbato

We would like to bid farewell to ACM A.M. Turing Award laureate Fernando “Corby” Corbato, who passed away on July 12, 2019. Corby developed both Compatible Time-Sharing System (CTSS) and its replacement Multics: Multiplexed Information and Computing Service. We offer our condolences to his family and friends. Read more about his life and work here.