Charles Nurse is senior architect at DNN Corporation. He currently leads the team responsible for the development of the open source DNN Platform. He has been developing software on the Microsoft stack for over 15 years, the last 12 years on .NET. Charles is an ASP.NET MVP and a member of the ASPInsiders. He frequently speaks at conferences and user groups. His main interest is web development but he is also interested in the growing field of Big Data and NoSQL Database options.