Tamil Language Computing Champion Anto Peter passed away on 12 July 2012. He was 45 years old. He was the heart patient and died because of heart attack. He was the Managing Director of Softview Media College.
He was awarded with the Best Author Award in the year 2007 by the Union Government of India. He won Best book government award in the year 2004.
He had conducted 500 seminars (approx) on the subject related to the Job opportunities in Multimedia. He had presented 26 research papers on Tamil Computing. He launched the website named tamilcinema.com in the year 1997. He had written numerous books in Tamil and English Language.
Anto Peter was the member of Tamil Software Development Fund and Semmozch Conference, Semozchi Digital Library, Board of Studies in the University of Madras and 12 five year plan committee which was represented by the Government of Tamil Nadu. In addition, he was the Governing Council Member of Tamil Valarchi Kazhagam for the year 2007-08.
He was born in Arumuganeri, District of Tamil Nadu in the year 1967. He had successfully completed his diploma in computer science. He was graduated in Mathematics. He had done his MBA in marketing.