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Dave Cassel is the Developer Community Manager at MarkLogic. During his career as a software developer, he has built applications ranging from quick proof-of-concepts to production systems for customers across such verticals as Public Sector, Financial Services, Medical, and Telecommunications. He has also built a number of developer productivity tools, some of which can be found on GitHub. Besides building applications, Dave enjoys building and delivering educational material in a variety of formats, including blog posts, YouTube videos, and Meetup presentations.