Scott Fairbrother is an Advisory Software Engineer at IBM in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Scott is a software developer with over 20 years of experience. He has developed object-oriented application frameworks for business process management. He has written specifications for IBM middleware on Windows 2000 and has also authored on the subject of Microsoft Visual Studio .NET. Most recently, Scott has worked on the Eclipse Jumpstart team, helping IBM and partners create commercial offerings based on Eclipse. He received a B.S. in Marine Biology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 1978.