Rob Englander is Principal Engineer and President of
MindStream Software, Inc. (www.mindstrm.com), a firm specializing
in custom software development using Java technologies.
His focus is in the areas of component architectures and
distributed systems. Some of his recent work includes the
development of a lightweight Java Message Service implementation
for use on embedded systems. He is currently working on a peer to peer
message oriented framework built around Sun's Brazil technology.
Rob is also the author of O'Reilly's book "Developing Java Beans".
He also has extensive experience in C++, COM, and ActiveX on multiple
Windows platforms. Rob has developed a runtime extensible framework
in COM that has been used successfully many times for MindStream clients.
Prior to forming MindStream Software, Rob was a senior software architect
at Reuters, where he was a member of the R&D team that developed leading edge
technologies for use in Reuters real-time financial workstations. He
was also involved in the development and deployment of a variety of Reuters