BiographyAndrew C. Oliver is a professional cat herder who moonlights as a software developer. He's been developing in Java since 1998, primarily as a consultant for large companies with the inevitable dot-com thrown in between. He is a former member of the Apache Software Foundation, former member of the Apache Jakarta PMC, and founder of the <a href="http://jakarta.apache.org/poi">Jakarta POI project</a>. Formerly, Andy was a consultant and lead developer for JBoss, Inc. Now Andy runs an open source consulting/training/support outfit at http://www.osintegrators.com. Andy resides in Durham, NC with his wife and two stepsons. In his spare time he reads Churchill, other biographies and histories, goes to plays with his wife, plays with his kids, goofs in his <a href="http://linuxintegrators.com/acoliver">blog</a>, and plays Civlization IV, Revolutions or Fight Night 3 on his PS3.