The author (Robert McCabe is an alias for Robert Neal) has over forty years experience in Information Technology. While earning a BS in Business and a MS in Telecommunications Management his career path offered him public speaking engagements to crowds as large as 10,000 people. An avid reader he has turned his interest toward writing while enjoying activities which include inventing and the great outdoors. His proudest accomplishments include earning a brown belt in Tae Kwon Do, and possessing a seventy-mile fastball during Little League pitching which ultimately led him to win the high school softball distance record for several years. Raised in a Catholic family and the oldest of eight he moved fourteen times before turning sixteen due to his father's engineering career. After raising 3 daughters and one son, he now enjoys spending time with his granddaughter.