is currently the development manager of the UI
Framework and Services Team. This talented group is responsible for
ASP.NET and the AJAX Framework as well as the new Integrated
Pipeline of IIS 7. Matt has been working on Microsoft web
technologies since joining the IIS 4 team to work on
“classic” ASP in 1997. He has co-authored several books
on ASP and ASP.NET.
Dan Wahlin (Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for
ASP.NET and XMLWeb Services) is a .NET development instructor at
Interface Technical Training (http://www.interfaceTraining.com).
Dan founded the XML for ASP.NET Developers Website
(www.XMLforASP.NET), which focuses on using XML, ADO.NET, and Web
Services in Microsoft’s .NET platform. He’s also on the
INETA Speakers Bureau and speaks at several conferences. Dan has
co-authored/authored several different books on .NET, including
ASP.NET 2.0 MVP Hacks and XML for ASP.NET Developers.
When he’s not writing code, articles, or books, Dan enjoys
writing and recording music and playing golf and basketball with
his wife and kids. Dan regularly blogs at