About Alvin Ashcraft
Alvin Ashcraft is a Microsoft Visual C# MVP, blogger, technology geek and family guy. Alvin is currently a Principal Applications Engineer for Oracle's Health Sciences group, working with C# and ASP.NET. Previously, he was a software developer for Allscripts (formerly Eclipsys). There he helped create software solutions for enterprise healthcare organizations using Microsoft platforms and solutions. In a previous life, Alvin worked for several consulting firms as a software developer. During those years he developed solutions for clients in the manufacturing, financial and healthcare industries.