Brad Merrill currently works as a software engineer on the Microsoft Developer Experience team. He has previously worked on the Azure and .NET teams at Microsoft. Prior to Microsoft, he spent time at Sybase and Digital Equipment Corporation. His areas of expertise are: cloud, distributed systems, transaction
processing, concurrency, operating systems, and compiler technology.
Brad lives in Redmond, Washington, and is an avid tournament chess player and
bridge player. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.