Ira R Forman

Ira R. Forman is the author of Interacting Processes and Putting Metaclasses to Work . He was a member of IBM's Object Technology Products Group, which produced the SOMobjects Toolkit, and he designed and programmed the SOM Metaclass Framework. Nate Forman works for Ticom Geomatics where he designs and programs application frameworks. His specialties are patterns and object-oriented programming. They both live in Austin, Texas.