Jeff Fried

Chief Technology Officer

Jeff Fried is focused on strategic applications of search technology. He came to BA Insight from Microsoft where he served as technical product manager for all Microsoft enterprise search products. Jeff was also VP of Advanced Solutions at FAST Search and Transfer, where he scoped out high end search solutions, rolling them into delivery and into future product features.

Jeff is a frequent speaker at numerous industry events, including the US and European SharePoint Conferences. He also holds 15 patents, has authored more than 50 technical papers, and has led the creation of pioneering offerings in next generation search engines, networks, and contact centers. He is a co-author of several books, two recent ones being: Professional SharePoint 2010 Development and Professional Microsoft Search.