Books & Publications

Contributions to a wide range of journals and sites including:

Live Training (OReilly / Packt):


Other web sites:

Book Author / Contributor

Title & PublisherDescriptionDateRole
Unified Logging with Fluentd

A journey through using Fluentd to manage logs and make them more effective.2020Author
Implementing Oracle API Platform Cloud Service

ISBN: 1788473442

1st book on Oracle API.  Guiding the read through the design decisions needed for deploying API platform through to implementing API solutionsMay 2018Co-author
Implementing Oracle API Platform Cloud Service

ISBN: 9781786460721

1st book on Oracle iPaaS.  Guiding the reader through not only how to use the platform; but when to use the different capabilitiesJan 2017Co-author
JBoss jBPM

ISBN: 978-1847192363

Guide on Using JBoss jBPM 3 incuding how to use SeeWhy’s product to provide Business Activity MonitoringJuly 2007Key contributions to sections on SeeWhy

Prepublication Technical/Peer Reviewer

TitleDescriptionPublication DatePublisher
Java EE Development with Eclipse

ISBN: 978-1782160960

Using Eclipse to do Java Enterprise Edition developmentDec 2012Packt
Apache Camel Developer’s Cookbook

ISBN: 978-1847192363

Patterns and approaches to solving common integration requirements using Apache Camel forJuly 2007Packt
Java EE Development with Netbeans (Video)

Video tutorial on how to use Netbeans for Java EE development.July 2013Packt
Applied SOA Patterns on the Oracle Platform

ISBN: 978-1782170563

Use Oracle middleware – primarily Oracle Service Bus.Aug 2014Packt
Next Generation SOA

ISBN: 978-0133859041

Erl / Prentice Hall
A brief revised view of SOA, its application and value proposition.Oct 2014Erl / Prentice Hall
Mastering Apache Camel

ISBN: 978-1782173151

Guide on using Apache Camel both with its Java syntax and XML based domain language notation.June 2015Packt
Cloud Computing Design Patterns

ISBN: 978-0133858563

Erl / Prentice Hall
Broad set of enterprise patterns for cloud solutions. The patterns are fairly high level, following the conventions of other books in the Erl Technology SeriesAugust 2015Erl / Prentice Hall
Java EE Development with Eclipse 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-1785285349

Update of the 1st edition looking the new and revised EE standards and how to use eclipse.September 2015Packt
Enterprise API Management

1st Edition of Enterprise API Management by Luis WeirJuly 2019Packt

Organizer and/or presenter:

  • Presented at a range of global events including:
    • Gartner AADI (London)
    • Oracle Open World (multiple occasions)
    • Code One (London)
    • Customer Advisory Boards
    • Partner conferences e.g. EMEA Partner Forum
    • Developer events such as JAX London
    • UKOUG (Conference, TechFest, Scotland, Summits, SIGs).
  • Co-Organizer of a London Developer Meetup


  • OTN/Oracle Developer Community / Groundbreakers Podcasts
  • Adventures In DevOps
  • Coding Over Cocktails

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