William A. Rowe, Jr.

ApacheCon Europe 2009 Speaker


Bill’s contributions to Apache include numerous enhancements to the Win32 port of the HTTP Server project, including CGI, security, service control, file system support, and APR design targeted at the Microsoft Windows native API. As a member of the Board of Directors for the Apache Software Foundation and an active committer on the Apache httpd and APR projects, and has been a speaker at previous ApacheCon events. William is a Senior Software Engineer for SpringSource where he's instrumental in developing and delivering the company’s certified builds of enterprise httpd-based products, including httpd training. Prior to joining SpringSource, Bill was a Senior Software Engineer for Covalent Technologies acquired by SpringSource in early 2008. Previously, Bill provided consulting services in data transformation, application integration and Web interface services. He started his career developing an array of customized revenue document imaging systems.