Simon Evans has worked for 10 years as a software developer and technical architect. He has architected enterprise-scale applications and services for household name clients. Simon is a managing consultant for Conchango in the U.K., part of EMC Consulting Services. He is an expert in .NET development, and more specifically in Windows Communication Foundation and ASP.NET, having participated in several Microsoft early adoption programs. Simon believes deeply that a broad understanding of key technology concepts is an essential foundation to being a gifted designer and builder of solutions.