Roger Smith was formerly a senior editor at InformationWeek, covering enterprise application development and integration, including service-oriented architecture (SOA), Web services and cloud computing.
Previously, Roger worked as an acquisition editor for Oracle.com and wrote for numerous software Web sites, including IT Manager's Journal, Intel Software Network, Linux.com and Devx.com. Prior to his work with Oracle and other sites, he also worked for five years as the technical editor of Software Development magazine, writing and editing articles about the people, products and practices of software development.
Even before that, he worked in a variety of industries doing systems analysis and software development. Roger has a degree in mathematics and a background in quantitative analysis and database application programming.