Pat McCarthy, a Senior Programmer with IBM, is a specialist in the use and management of development technologies on a variety of runtime platforms. Pat's IBM career has included hands on development of business application systems in Poughkeepsie NY, 12 years of project management for the development of IBM Redbooks and education offerings in San Jose, CA. During the last several years in Raleigh, NC, he has focused on supporting the use of Eclipse technology in IBM application development products. Pat has a B.S. from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), an M.S. from Marist College, and is the co-author of more than 20 IBM Redbooks.