Barry Nance is a software developer, application architect, consultant and author. He has more than 28 years of experience with a variety of computing platforms, networks, operating systems, application development methodologies and computing languages. He has a broad, deep knowledge of current and forthcoming hardware and software technologies.
As a chief architect, he's designed and help build major e-commerce applications, protocol-based communications systems, and application infrastructures. His clients include such companies Thomson Financial, Equifax and US Web/CKS.
Nance also runs a network computing laboratory containing several local and wide area networks, platforms and networking products.
Among his several books are
Introduction to Networking, 4th Edition
Client/Server LAN Programming
(Que, 1994), and
Network Programming in C
His e-mail address is