Dion Hinchcliff (http://web2.wsj2.com/) is founder and Chief Technology Officer for Arlington, VA.-based premier consulting firm, Hinchcliffe and Company, which specializes in Enterprise Web 2.0, SOA, WOA, and RIA strategy and execution. He actively works with IT clients in the federal government and Fortune 500.
He writes three popular blogs (including Enterprise Web 2.0 for ZDNet) on technical topics ranging from service-orientation and enterprise architecture to project management and agile methods, is Editor-In-Chief of the Web 2.0 Journal and AjaxWorld Magazine, and writes articles for the SOA Web
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