Robert Swarr is a Java developer with over twenty-five years of programming experience. His extensive experience includes working as a software support specialist in major computer and software vendor corporations such as Tandem Computers and Informix Software, as an application programmer in end user organizations, and as a software consultant. For the last eight years he specialized in Java development with an emphasis on enterprise computing and Java EE. He taught Java as an adjunct professor at Connecticut State University. His MS degree is in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is a Sun Certified Java Developer. Currently, he is a software developer with ESPN in Bristol, Connecticut.