ApacheCon NA 2010
Brett Porter is an open source software developer from Sydney, Australia with a passion for development tooling, automation, and the ASF. He discovered an early beta of Maven 1.0 in 2003, and has been heavily involved in the development of the project since. A member of the Apache Maven Project Management Committee, he has conducted presentations and training on Maven and related tooling at several conferences and events. He founded what became the Archiva project in 2005, and is the co-author of Apache Maven 2: Effective Implementation (2009) and Better Builds with Maven (2005). Brett is a Member and former Director of the ASF. He is currently employed as VP, Product Development of MaestroDev.