Christopher Hipp

 

 

Age: 47

 

Summary: founder of RLX Technologies in 2000 whose groundbreaking work with a supercompact computer helped companies to vastly increase their computer power and whose major technological contribution involved blade servers, which have in the last 10 years become a popular computer workhorse for businesses.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pulmonary embolism

 

Born: August 6, 1961

 

Died: July 14, 2009

 

Location: Palo Alto, California