Chris is CTO for Cobia Communications, a consulting
firm providing XML Web Services expertise, and a committer on the Apache
Axis project. With experience aligning technical and product strategy to
meet business goals, his background includes defining the integration
architecture for a leading Internet-native business service provider and
serving in the roles of a technical and product advisor for well-known web
service infrastructure companies. Recent pursuits include coauthoring
O'Reilly's upcoming definitive guide to Apache Axis.