Steve Vinoski is a member of technical staff at Verivue, a startup in Westford, MA, USA. He was previously chief architect and Fellow at IONA Technologies for a decade, and prior to that held various software and hardware engineering positions at Hewlett-Packard, Apollo Computer, and Texas Instruments.
Over the past 15 years, Steve has authored or co-authored over 80 highly-regarded publications on distributed computing and enterprise integration for magazines such as IEEE Internet Computing, C/C++ Users Journal, Communications of the ACM, and C++ Report, and co-authored the book "Advanced CORBA Programming with C++" with Michi Henning, published in 1999.
Since early 2002 he has written a regular column entitled "Toward Integration" for IEEE Internet Computing, and serves as a member of its editorial board. Steve first wrote about REST in his July/August 2002 "Toward Integration" column. He's a hands-on developer and spends most of his time developing production software.is a member of the editorial boards for the IEEE Internet Computing Magazine and the International Journal of Web Services Research.
A frequent conference speaker, Steve has traveled to many parts of the world giving tutorials and keynote speeches about topics such as CORBA, ART, and Web Services. Steve's current interests revolve around the market development aspects of innovation, and around the Eclipse open source application platform.
Steve holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Christian Brothers College (now Christian Brothers University) in Memphis, TN. He is a member of both the IEEE and ACM.