About the Author
Dr. Grigori Melnik is a Principal Program Manager in the patterns & practices group at Microsoft. He leads the Microsoft Enterprise Library, Unity, and CQRS Guidance projects. Prior to that, Grigori was a researcher, software engineer, and educator - long enough to remember the joy of programming in Fortran. Grigori holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Calgary, Canada. Contact him at http://blogs.msdn.com/agile or follow him on twitter via @gmelnik.
Fernando Simonazzi is a software developer and architect with 12+ yrs of professional experience. He has been a contributor to several projects for Microsoft's patterns & practices group, including Prism v4 and several versions of the Enterprise Library.
Mani Subramanian is a software tester on the patterns & practices team. His recent projects include Enterprise Library (Windows Azure, V5-6), CQRS Journey, Unity, Prism 4.1. He has 12+ years of industry experience. Prior to joining p&p, he was a developer for products that enable network security and worked as a project manager & test consultant.
Alex Homer is a technical writer in the Microsoft patterns & practices division. Following a career within and outside of the IT world, he spent many years as a software and training specialist before tiring of the conference circuit and joining Microsoft. Now he spends his days knee-deep in design patterns and architectural literature; writing books, documentation, sample code, and producing technical guidance in its myriad other forms http://blogs.msdn.com/alexhomer/.
Julian Dominguez is a software developer on the Microsoft patterns & practices team, producing written and code-based guidance for .NET developers. He has been a contributor on several projects with this team, including Prism, Enterprise Library, and CQRS Guidance.
Hernan de Lahitte is an engineer & development consultant at Digit Factory with 25+ yrs of experience in helping enterprise customers build scalable component frameworks. I worked on Enterprise Library v6, as well as the CQRS guidance, SOA patterns and several software factories.