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Francesco is a Red Hat Certified JBoss Administrator (RHCJA) and Sun Certified Enterprise Architect working as a freelancer in Rome (Italy). He started learning Java in 1997 and since then, he has followed the path to the newest Application Program Interfaces released by Sun. Since 2000, he has joined the JBoss Community, when the application server was running the release 2.X.
He has spent many years as software consultant, where he has envisioned many successful software migrations from vendor platforms to open source products such as JBoss AS, fulfilling the tight budget requirements of current times.
In the past 5 years, he has started authoring technical articles for O’Reilly Media and running an IT portal focused on JBoss products (http://www.mastertheboss.com).
In December 2009, he wrote JBoss AS 5 Development, Packt Publishing, which describes how to create and deploy Java Enterprise applications on JBoss AS.
In December 2010, he published his second title JBoss AS 5 Performance Tuning, Packt Publishing, which describes how to deliver fast and efficient applications on JBoss AS.
In December 2011, he published yet another title, JBoss AS 7 Configuration Deployment Administration, Packt Publishing, which covers all the aspects of the newest application server release.
In June 2013, he published a new title, JBoss AS 7 Development, Packt Publishing, that focuses on developing Java EE 6 API applications on JBoss AS 7.