The Tesla Testament
Amazon best-seller December 2007!

Non-stop action. A vulnerable hero. A quest to save the world. The Tesla Testament is the most exciting novel of the decade.

Developing With Google App Engine

This book introduces development with Google App Engine, a platform that provides developers and users with infrastructure that Google itself uses for deploying their massively scalable applications.

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Open Source Business Conference 2009

The Open Source Business Conference 2009 brought together senior business leaders, C-level technical strategists, lawyers, and venture capitalists to collaborate on emerging business models, strategies, and profitability for open source software use (March 24-25, 2009 in San Francisco).

Best of Breed Software

Open source software is not the answer to every question. Neither is proprietary software. Most mission-critical deployments can benefit from leveraging both but… how do you identify when to use one or the other? This session describes the blueprint that the author used at a few large public companies for building their mission-critical systems. It’ll cover the selection process, the open-source communities, participation in the project, and how to get support from the same open-source team that built the project in the first place. Learn how to spend about of the 30% total (including support and consulting!) of what you’d otherwise spend in a commercially driven software deployment.

Best of Breed Software (PDF) - 2.3 MB