Larry Brader has been a Senior Tester in the patterns & practices group at Microsoft for several years. He currently works as a test lead on the various p&p projects, focusing on client and server side. In addition he is interested in producing and shipping books of test guidance based on ALM. Before working at Microsoft, Larry worked on developing highly fault tolerant military & medical systems.
Howie Hilliker is a senior programming writer in Microsoft. He worked as a developer, network engineer and technical author prior to joining Microsoft in 1998. Howie has been on the Visual Studio Team System from its early development.
Alan Cameron Wills is a senior programming writer in Microsoft. He specializes in development tools and methods, subjects in which he was a consultant and writer before joining the company in 2004. His PhD thesis was on mathematical reasoning about programs-a subject closely akin to testing. He lives and works in the United Kingdom.
Book foreword by: Sam Guckenheimer