Amazon Product Advertising API with .Net
Getting item information from Amazon Product Advertising API with XmlElementSelectNodes. Look at the XPath expression. It was painfully.
## BIO **June 2003 to 2008: Sapphiregroup, [login to view URL]**, [login to view URL] Project summary: .NET Framework based applications and components. Design and development ActiveX and DCOM components. Building ASP.Net based intranet and internet applications. Role: Technical lead, Team lead, Projects lead Tools: MS Projects, MS Visual Studio 2003, 2005, MS SQL Server, VSS, NUnit, MS Office, Visio. OS: Windows 98, Me, NT, 2000, XP, 2003 Server; Tools: MS Visual Studio, 6.0, 7.0, 7.1; Visual Sou rce Safe, Visio, MS Office, MS Jet, MS SQL Server, Compuware DevPartner 7.1, WMWare Workstation, **2001-2002: Lanit-Terkom, St. Petersburg** Project summary: Translator from legacy language IDEAL to COBOL. 3 developers. Project was implemented in C++ using company developed object library. Role: senior developer. OS: Windows 2000, IBM OS/370 Tools: MS Visual Studio 6.0, MS Visual Source Safe, Rational Purify+, MS Office Role: Senior developer **2000-2001: Artificial Life, [login to view URL]** Project summary: Engine for human alike speech program. Project was implemented in Java. Role: developer. OS: Windows 2000 Tools: Borland JBuilder 3.0, Starteam 5.3, MS Office Role: Developer ## Area of Expertise Platform and technologies: .Net Framework, Web Services (SOAP), DCOM/COM/ActiveX/OLE, Win32, ASP, ASP.NET, SQL Servers, Java 1.1, Java 2.0, JBOSS, AJAX. **Programming languages:** C++, C#, Java, VB.NET, VB 6.0, VBA, Pascal (Delphi), SQL (ANSI, Transact, DB2), FORTRAN, COBOL **Tools:** Visual Studio (6.0 - 2008), JBuilder, Delphi, Visio, MS SQL Server (6.5, 7.0, 2000, 2005), Oracle 9.0, MS Office. **Infrastructure tools:** Starteam 5.3,2005, Source Safe, SourceOffSite, VPN, Remote Desktop, NetMeeting, BTS (Bugzilla etc), MS Virtual Server, WMWare, etc