Maarten Balliauw is a technical consultant in web technologies at RealDolmen, one of Belgium's biggest ICT companies. His interests are ASP.NET (MVC), PHP, and Windows Azure. He's a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) ASP.NET and has published many articles in both PHP and .NET literature, such as MSDN Magazine Belgium and PHP Architect. Maarten is a frequent speaker at various national and international events. His blog can be found at