Alexander West is an architect with EMC's Microsoft practice, where he has been delivering integration solutions based on .NET and the BizTalk integration tool set since 2000. Alexander holds a bachelor of science degree in computational mathematics and a bachelor of arts degree in business information systems from the University of Washington. He delivers integration solutions supporting business process challenges both within and beyond organizational boundaries, to clients in industries such as software, financial services, hightech manufacturing, law safety and justice, and energy. He is involved in all stages of the project's life cycle, from envisioning and design activities through development, testing, and deployment.
I would like to thank my wife Megan for her love and patience through our engagement and the writing of this book.