George Murphy is a Software Engineer who has a long history in the IT and television industry. He has traveled extensively and has many benefits and experiences from doing this. One of those benefits was being able to meet his wife while on a business trip to Hungary. George lives about 20 miles outside of the Washington DC area with his wife Erzsebet and daughter Virag.
He is a highly accomplished senior-level Software Design Engineer with extensive project leadership and solution design experience, successfully managing people, processes, and technology to implement critical enterprise solutions on time. Adept at learning and using new technologies and integrating them into corporate applications. Skilled team leader and mentor with excellent communication skills; can design and support Cloud and on premises applications for clients in diverse industries. Working in the cloud has become such a huge passion for him. Along with that passion has come a never ending thirst to learn new technologies such as Terraform, Nomad, and Vault.
George, would rather spend time fishing with his free time than anything else. He also loves to spend time with family and travel. He loves mentoring others in new technology. His mission is to share with other his acceptance of Jesus as his personal savior.
Luis Majano is a Computer Engineer that has been developing and designing software systems since the year 2000. He was born in San Salvador, El Salvador in the late 70’s, during a period of economical instability and civil war. He lived in El Salvador until 1995 and then moved to Miami, Florida where he completed his Bachelors of Science in Computer Engineering at Florida International University. Luis resides in Houston, Texas with his beautiful wife Veronica, baby girl Alexia and baby boy Lucas!
He is the CEO of Ortus Solutions, a consulting firm specializing in web development, ColdFusion (CFML), Java development and all open source professional services under the ColdBox and ContentBox stack. He is the creator of ColdBox, ContentBox, WireBox, MockBox, LogBox and anything “BOX”, and contributes to many open source ColdFusion/Java projects. You can read his blog at www.luismajano.com
Luis has a passion for Jesus, tennis, golf, volleyball and anything electronic. Random Author Facts:
He played volleyball in the Salvadorean National Team at the tender age of 17
The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit is something he reads every 5 years. (Geek!)
His first ever computer was a Texas Instrument TI-86 that his parents gave him in 1986. After some time digesting his very first BASIC book, he had written his own tic-tac-toe game at the age of 9. (Extra geek!)
He has a geek love for circuits, microcontrollers and overall embedded systems.
He has of late (during old age) become a fan of organic gardening.
Keep Jesus number one in your life and in your heart. I did and it changed my life from desolation, defeat and failure to an abundant life full of love, thankfulness, joy and overwhelming peace. As this world breathes failure and fear upon any life, Jesus brings power, love and a sound mind to everybody!
“Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.” Proverbs 3:5