About the Author
Vijay Masurkar is a Senior Consulting Engineer and Services Architect for Network and Security within Sun Support Services. His current research interests are best practices for network and security and enterprise and Internet-level reliable and secure architectures for applications and middleware. Vijay has been in the computer network and security industry for twenty-eight years. He has led research and development projects, consulting, and support for VAX/VMS, Wang VS, the Solaris OE, and TCP/IP-based network and security technologies, services, software products, and development tools. He represents Sun in several industry forums and is often invited to teach at Sun and in the industry. Vijay holds a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering, an M.S. degree in Computer Systems Engineering, and an M.B.A.