It Starts With An Idea

“It Starts with an Idea” contains many favorite software tips and stories.

Other information and tips are in the sub-pages below and captured as blogs.

Tips & Info

A Success Story

Our Story. Backstory for “It Starts with an Idea” (including pictures).

Practical Software

Practical Software. How to design, develop, and manage software risk-free and bug-free.

Software 2020

Software 2020. – A management tool that does it all!

DB Blog

DP Blog Blogs on software, management, and more …

About …more


2014 – Present

Fiction, Nonfiction, Fantasy, and Children’s Books. Check out my spy series, The Secret Lives of Jessie Monroe.

Azerity Engineering, Model N

2006 – 2014

After Model N bought Azerity, provided technical expertise and professional services.

Save the California Delta Alliance

2009 – Present

Nonprofit working to save the California Delta. President, now Past President.

Co-Founder/VP/CTO, Azerity

1998 – 2006

Co-founder and technical leadership for thriving Silicon Valley software start-up.