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Michael Peacock is an experienced software developer and team lead from Newcastle, UK, with a degree in Software Engineering from the University of Durham.
After spending a number of years running his own web agency, and subsequently working directly for a number of software start-ups, he now runs his own software development agency, working on a range of projects for an array of different clients.
He is the author of Creating Development Environments with Vagrant, PHP 5 Social Networking, PHP 5 E-Commerce Development, Drupal 7 Social Networking, Selling Online with Drupal e-Commerce and Building Websites with TYPO3. Other publications Michael has been involved in include Advanced API Security, Mobile Web Development, Jenkins Continuous Integration Cookbook, and Drupal for Education and E-Learning, for which he acted as a technical reviewer.
Michael has also presented at a number of user groups and technical conferences including PHP UK Conference, Dutch PHP Conference, ConFoo, PHPNE, PHPNW, and CouldConnect Santa Clara.
You can follow Michael on Twitter (@michaelpeacock) or find out more about him on his website (www.michaelpeacock.co.uk).