Noel Enete
Meet the Author

Noel Enete is Chief Architect for America Online. He also writes for Prentice Hall and teachs for UC Irvine. His last name is pronounced -- eee NET.

Author's Background

Mr. Enete has a Masters degree and 20 years experience as a software developer specializing in distributed processing. He is the author of the book JAVA Jump Start: A Beginner's Guide to Internet Programming, published by Prentice Hall, 1997.

At America Online, he is exploring, with Sun, how Java can enhance AOL's client/server technology. Previously, he built a Radio Delivery system for America Online. Before that, he developed distributed Smalltalk software for ParcPlace-Digitalk and spent 7 years developing middleware for TRW's PC/Mainframe applications.

He is pursuing a Doctor of Education (Ed.D) degree with an emphasis in Computer Aided Instruction. As part of the program, he constructed a CGI based WebSchool that delivers programmed instruction to learners over the Internet.

Disclaimer and Feedback

The only thing this software is guaranteed to do is take up space on your disk drive.

If anyone has suggestions for improvements or simply enjoys this work, they can drop Mr. Enete a note ( Unfortunately, he probably won't be able to reply. But he loves to hear from his readers.

Author's Interests

Noel lives in Southern California with his wife Denise. They met at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and were married in 1972. They completed their Bachelor and Masters Degrees together.

Noel received his Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary in Old Testament Exegesis. After graduating, Noel taught Bible, Theology, Guitar, and Computer at Dallas Bible College and he built a mainframe computer center to house Dallas Theological Seminary's mailing list application. After 11 years in Dallas, Noel and Denise decided to move back to Southern California where they grew up.

Denise attended Dallas Theological Seminary then received her M.A. in psychology from Philips Graduate Institute. She has recently completed her licensing and is beginning her private practice in clinical psychology. She is also pursuing a doctor of psychology (Psy.D) degree.

In his spare time, Noel enjoys teaching, surfing, playing the Classical Guitar, and flying radio control airplanes. Denise is an accomplished public speaker and augments her clinical practice by offering seminars on various topics. She also enjoys writing and cooking.

They have 4 teenagers. (. . . A brief moment of silence at the thought of it please . . .) Life around their house gets pretty crazy. With 5 drivers, 4 cars and the various athletic teams, it is a 6 ring circus. This shows what life is really like around their house.

Family activities center around the beach. Noel and 3 of his kids surf regularly. This is Noel and one of his sons on a wave in Southern California.

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