Isaac Rabinovitch is a freelance technical writer in Portland, Oregon. He's worked with computers since the days they filled whole rooms and had hundreds of blinking lights. He's written documentation for programmers, system administrators, data center personnel, and ordinary people. His former employees include Sun, SGI, Borland, and Zilog. He's the co-author of the Java Tutorial, 4th edition. Read more about him at picknit.com.