Stephen Friedrich is a senior software engineer at Fortis IT-Services.
He lives in the beautiful city of Hamburg, Germany, with his wife and
five cats. Stephen worked his way from financial services' mainframe
environment through distributed C++ in the telco business and has found
his happy home in the Java community about six years ago. He developed
special interests in both Java desktop technology and database connectivity
while working on a number of commercial Java applications.
When not busy coding he is found dancing and teaching Lindy Hop.