David Verba

[Photo] David  Verba

David Verba served as the director of technology for Adaptive Path and is one of the co-authors of Subject to Change: Creating Great Products & Services for an Uncertain World. His many years of technical leadership and architecture experience cover a broad range of projects and strategies.

Professional Background

David bought over 15 years of development experience with both open source and more traditional technologies to Adaptive Path. In addition to the typical mix including Sun, Java, and Oracle, he has many years of involvement with a variety of open source approaches including linux, perl, apache, mysql, postgres and now ruby and ruby on rails.

He launched the WholePeople.com initiative as part of Whole Foods Inc and was a core developer for CodeZoo.com, an O'Reilly and Associates web product. He also provided necessary technical leadership to the Measure Map product acquired by Google.

Books from David

[Book Cover] Subject to Change: creating great products and services for an uncertain world
Subject to Change: creating great products and services for an uncertain world (Author)
From O'Reilly Media, released March 26th, 2008
To achieve success in today's ever-changing and unpredictable markets, competitive businesses need to rethink and reframe their strategies across the board. Instead of approaching new product development from the inside out, companies have to begin by looking at...