Timothy Fisher has been working professionally in the Java software development field since 1997. He has served in a variety of roles including developer, team leader, and chief architect. Tim is currently a consultant for the Compuware Corporation in Detroit, Michigan. Tim also enjoys writing about technology and has been a contributor to Java Developer’s Journal and XML Journal. Along with his technology interests, Tim is also passionate about education and the use of advanced Internet technologies for education. You can contact Tim and read his blog at: www.timothyfisher.com.