About the Author

Brian D. Eubanks

Brian is a consultant, speaker, author, and trainer specializing in Internet technologies. Brian has more than 20 years experience as a computer programmer, network engineer, and systems consultant. He has worked with a variety of different technologies, including component-level electronics repair, network design, databases, systems and applications programming, and Internet development.

Mr. Eubanks is the founder of Build Software LLC, based in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. He has led workshops and short courses in information technology since 1997. Brian holds a master's degree in Computer Science from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.

Brian is also an amateur musician and composer. He grew up playing saxophone and clarinet, and is currently studying classical guitar, ukulele, drum, and several other instruments lying around the house at any given moment.

Brian is the organizer of the Washington Semantic Web Meetup, a special interest group that meets regularly to discuss issues, technologies, and practical applications of the Semantic Web.