First, thank you to Joan Murray and Ellie Bru, who tirelessly encouraged us until we had finished the writing and editing for this book. Joan and Ellie, thank you for not strangling us and for providing great support to a couple of new authors who didn’t quite realize all of the work involved in getting it out the door.

We would also like to thank our technical editor, Doug Baer. It is not an easy job translating the technical to something that can be easily consumed. Thanks for the insight and timely reviews.

Thank you to our managers John McGinn, Rupen Sheth, and Justin McGarry, who have been supportive of us in this endeavor to share our knowledge.

Lastly, we would like to acknowledge all of our family and friends. It takes ...

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