Brett Mclaughlin

In the Java and XML communities, Brett McLaughlin has established himself as one of the most well-known authors and programmers. He's worked with Nextel Communications, where he implemented complex enterprise systems, Lutris Technologies, where he actually wrote application servers, and O'Reilly Media, Inc., where he continues to produce and edit important books. His most recent book, Java 5.0 Tiger: A Developer's Notebook, was the first book to cover the most recent version of Java, plus his classic Java and XML is still considered one of the best books on the subject.