Giulio holds a doctorate in Physics from the University of Rome (Italy), where he graduated cum laude. After a period of teaching Electrotechnics in a high school and a fifteen-month stint in the technical corps of the army, he joined the computer industry. In the ensuing thirty years, he worked as a software developer, system consultant, process improvement manager, project manager, and chief operating officer. During his career in computing, Giulio wrote hundreds of technical reports and presented several courses and seminars. He published several computing books and manuals and some Science Fiction stories. The list of his published work is at his website http: //zambon.com.au. More about Giulio's professional career and interests is available at his personal website http: //giuliozambon.org and in his blog http: //giuliozambon.blogspot.com.