Stan Schatt has held senior management positions with some of the leading global technology research companies including Forrester Research, Computer Intelligence, Giga Information Group, and ABI Research. He holds a PhD from the University of Southern California and an MBA from the American Graduate School of International Management (Now Arizona State University). He has been cited for teaching excellence by USC, the University of Houston, and DeVry Institute of Technology. Schatt is the author of fifty books on a wide range of topics including data communications, telecommunications, green technology, and data networks. He also has published fiction, including mysteries and science fiction.