Erik Olson is a renegade linguist who makes a living developing
software for Win32 platforms. Erik is currently the chief
technical officer at Axiom Technologies, LC, a software
outsourcing shop. Erik delivers developer training, system
administration, and program/concept development for a number
of large-scale horizontal and vertical applications.
Working as a program developer since 1986, Erik has
implemented a variety of systems ranging from point-of-sales
systems to horizontal PIM products to real-time financial
market applications. Although much of his work is done
in C++, he has particular interests in Web development and
scripting languages. Erik coauthored Learning Perl on
Win32 Systems with Tom Christiansen and Randal Schwartz.