We would like to thank Greg King and Simon Hayler for their hard work editing this book from a technical perspective. They not only did a great job editing but also offered suggestions along the way. Technical editors can either make or break a book. Greg and Simon put a lot of effort into making this book what it is.
Thanks also to Claire Yee, Wendy Rinaldi, and all the staff at Oracle Press/McGraw-Hill Professional for their hard work and professionalism. This publishing company is excellent to work with.
I’d like to thank my wife, Erin, and my son, Ethan, for putting up with all the time I spent working on this ...