About the Author
John Wainwright has over 30 years of experience working in information management, holding positions as a programmer analyst, project manager, and IT manager. After 12 years as a software developer, working primarily with manufacturing software systems, he began working as a consultant in electronic data interchange (EDI), focusing mainly on implementing EDI for supply chain management, transportation, and distribution, and managed a group dedicated to outsourced mapping. He is currently a managing partner of Second Star Professional Services (SSPS), LLC, where he has spent most of his time over the last 6 years doing BizTalk mapping. He s also had extensive mapping experience with Mercator and Application Integrator. He claims that he s never seen a purchase order map he didn t like.