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Mir Nauman Tahir completed his MS in Information Technology from Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa, Pakistan. He specialized in web technologies. He is also a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist. He started his professional programming career in 2004 and has worked on developing different systems, such as Library Management System, Procurement System, a lot of web applications, and dynamic websites with content management systems. Mir worked on the Android source code for almost 1.5 years in a research group as a developer and published a research paper on the basis of his research with that team. Mir has also worked on other open source technologies such as OpenERP, PostGre-SQL, and different flavors of Linux. Mir currently has more than eight years of industry experience consisting majorly of in-house development for some of Pakistan's most well reputed organizations and universities.
He started his career as a Software Engineer for COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad, Pakistan and has since worked with Security Engineering Research Group, Peshawar, Pakistan; UN-HABITAT, Pakistan; Save the Children, Pakistan; and currently working as an Information Management Officer in a well-reputed humanitarian organization in Pakistan.
This is Mir's first book, but he writes most of his technical articles on his personal blog, http://mirnauman.wordpress.com. The articles are mostly about Android and Microsoft .Net technologies. Mir loves sketching and playing computer games.