Ben Watson joined Microsoft in 2008. As a core developer of their online platform, he has helped build one of the world’s leading .NET-based, high-performance server platforms, handling high-volume, low-latency requests that power applications like Bing, Cortana, Office, Windows, and more. He is passionate about performance and spends much of his time educating teams on best-practices in high-performance .NET. In his spare time, he enjoys geocaching, LEGO, reading, classical music, and spending time with his wife and children outdoors in the beautiful Pacific northwest. He is the author of the book Writing High-Performance .NET Code.
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