Johan Edstrom is an open source software evangelist, Apache developer, and seasoned architect; he has created Java architectures for large, scalable, high transaction monitoring as well as financial and open source systems. Johan is, by training, an electronics engineer with a penchant for fractal geometry. He has worked as a development lead, infrastructure manager, IT lead, and programmer, and has guided several large companies to success in the use of open source software components. Lately, he has been helping some of the world's largest networking companies and medical startups achieve high availability and scalability and dynamically adapt SOA systems. Johan divides his time between writing software, mentoring development teams, and teaching people how to use Apache ServiceMix, Camel, CXF, and ActiveMQ effectively. He is the co-author of the books Instant OSGi Starter and Learning Apache Karaf from Packt Publishing. Johan is a committer on Apache Camel and Apache ServiceMix and is a PMC member for Apache Camel.