About the Author
Peter den Haan is a senior systems engineer at Objectivity Ltd., a UK-based systems integration company. He began to program at the age of 13 on a Radio Shack TRS-80 model I with 16KB of memory, and he has since progressed to J2EE systems architect and lead developer for Internet and intranet projects for clients ranging from the UK Football Association Premier League to Shell Finance. Peter is a Sun Certified Java 2 Developer, former JavaRanch bartender, and self-confessed geek. He holds a doctorate in theoretical physics and plays bass in his local worship band.
Lance Lavandowska has been working with JavaServer Pages since 1998. He has contributed to several Apache Jakarta projects, the Castor project, and the Roller weblogger project. Lance has also served as a technical reviewer on several JSP books and is a coauthor of Professional JSP Site Design
Sathya Narayana Panduranga is a software design engineer living in the software capital of India, Bangalore. He has expertise in Microsoft and Java technologies, and has worked in the domains of the Internet, telecom, and convergence. His favorite areas of interest are distributed and component-based application architectures, and object-oriented analysis and design. Contributing to a range of technical articles and books is a hobby that gives him the immense satisfaction of being able to share his knowledge.
Krishnaraj Perrumal is founder and director of Adarsh Softech. He has successfully developed and managed a number of software projects and e-projects, and his programming experience spans 15 years. He regularly gives presentations on Java technology, XML, information systems security, and audit. He is a Sun Certified Java Programmer, a Certified Novell Netware Engineer, and a Certified Information Systems Auditor. Currently, he spends most of his time providing consultancy and solutions for computer security, in addition to web development. IT constitutes both his profession and his hobby.
Vikram Goyal is a serious Java developer with over eight years' of experience. Vikram is excited about J2ME and its prospects. He is an experienced writer and has published several well-known books in the industry. Vikram coauthored Beginning JSP 2, Second Edition
with Apress, as well other titles from other well-known publishers.