The Author

John Ferguson Smart has been involved in the IT industry since 1991, and in J2EE development since 1999. His specialities are J2EE architecture and developpment, SDLC management, and IT project management, including offshore project management. He has a wide experience in open source Java technologies. He has worked on many large-scale J2EE projects for government and business involving international and offshore teams. He also writes articles about Java, J2EE and project-management-related subjects, and about himself in the third person.


John has been working in close collaboration with Equinox, New Zealand, who have kindly contributed time and materials to the elaboration of the Java Power Tools book.

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