Joe Kaplan builds enterprise applications for a living, primarily using the .NET Framework. He specializes in directory services programming, for which he has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP. Joe is an industry veteran of more than thirteen years and thrives on working with the development community and solving real-world problems.
Ryan Dunn is a first-time author, hailing originally from the great northwest and currently residing in Cleveland, Ohio. As a consultant and software developer, he has worked on numerous projects that strive to integrate his clients’ applications with Active Directory and ADAM. Ryan is a Microsoft MVP for ASP.NET, though he tends to focus more on directory services these days. When he finds any personal time, Ryan is an avid reader with a love for learning. You can find him hanging out on the Web in the ASP.NET forums or through his blog at http://dunnry.com/blog.