Steven Douglas Olson has been a software developer for twenty years,
starting with Fortran, Pascal, Basic, and later, C at a company called
Signetics. While at Novell, he began dabbling in Java, and in 1995, he was
among the first to join Novell's Java development group. He's since
consulted or worked directly for eight other companies, writing primarily
Steven is the author of "Ajax on Java", published by O'Reilly and currently works as a Software Architect in Salt Lake City, Utah.