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Mike Knapp

Mike Knapp

Principal Software Engineer LinkedIn
Lead Microservice Architect

“My passion is sustainable software development. I believe developing maintainable systems requires a holistic approach focused on defined interfaces and responsibilities.”

Mike KnappMichael Knapp specializes in architecting and implementing distributed computing systems across varied platforms. He has a breadth of professional software engineering experience ranging from distributed service oriented architectures to hard real-time embedded systems. Mr. Knapp has extensive experience with development using a wide range of technologies including .NET Framework, WCF, and Web services for application software, C++, Linux, VxWorks, and MicroBlaze for embedded environments, and is currently exploring mobile development. Prior to joining Aptima, Mr. Knapp was a Chief Software Engineer at Harris Corp specializing in developing frameworks for distributed web services. Along with other responsibilities at Aptima, Mr. Knapp is the Technical Lead for Aptima’s Performance Measurement Engine.

Mr. Knapp received an M.S. in Electrical & Computer Engineering with specializations in Communications and Machine Learning and a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Florida.

Notable Publications

“Fixing” the Military Decision-Making Process (15220) Michael J. Smith, Ronald B. Sprinkle, Leidos; COL Johnny Powers, U.S. Army PEO STRI; James Xu, Adayana; Michael Knapp, Aptima, Inc.