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Obie Fernandez is a recognized tech industry leader and was a successful independent consultant before founding Hashrocket with Mark Smith and Marian Phelan.

Obie has been hacking computers since he got his first Commodore VIC-20 in the Eighties, and found himself in the right place and time as a programmer on some of the first Java enterprise projects of the mid-Nineties.

He has been evangelizing Ruby and Rails online via blog posts and publications since early 2005 and specializes in the development and marketing of large-scale, web-based applications. Obie is the author of The Rails Way, a comprehensive guide to Ruby on Rails standards and development.