Al Mannarino is Principal Software Consultant at Embarcadero Technologies. He has 25+ years of software development experience, including object-oriented analysis and design (OOAD) and developing and deploying production applications. Prior to joining Embarcadero, Al spent three years working with CodeGear, a division of Borland that was acquired by Embarcadero in 2008. He also worked for five years as a lead systems engineer for Borland working on application life-cycle management, software delivery optimization and developer tools solutions. Prior to Borland, Al held System Engineer positions at Information Builders, Red Brick Systems, Versant Object Database, Objectivity/DB and Al was an Electrical Engineer with Grumman Aerospace Corporation. Al has a B.S.E.E from Manhattan College.