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Jack is a Principal Architect for the Cloud Services Team (CST), helping to advance Microsoft's vision for an industry-defining cloud platform by creating and driving product, technical, and marketing strategy; developing new product offerings; and collaborating with other CST leaders on execution and product delivery.
Before CST, he was a Principal Architect in p&p, Senior Director for Enterprise Architecture in the DPE Platform Architecture Team, and a Principal Architect in Visual Studio.
A well known author and speaker, he has written many articles and papers, and the best selling and award winning book, Software Factories: Assembling Applications with Models, Patterns, Frameworks and Tools, with Keith Short, Steve Cook and Stuart Kent.
Before Microsoft, he was Chief Architect for the Rose Business Unit at Rational, Founder and CTO of Inline Software, co-author of the Enterprise Objects Framework at NeXT Computer, and a contributor to UML, J2EE and other standards.