Glyn Normington (GoPivotal, Inc. )
Making Community · Standard (25 mins)
Tags: Committer And Contributor , Directors Choice , Emerging Technology , Java , JavaEE , OSGi DevCon , Runtime
Monday, 14:30, 25 minutes | Grand Ballroom
Eclipse Virgo is a modular open source application server based on OSGi. It supports standard WAR files and modular webapps comprising OSGi bundles. We'll explore Eclipse Virgo features such as: repositories, deployment plans, standalone kernel, regions, shell, and administration console. The session will discuss the increasingly open future direction for the project and how you can get involved.
Glyn leads three related open source projects: Eclipse Virgo (proposed project), Eclipse Gemini Web Container, and SpringSource dm Server. He serves on the OSGi Alliance Core Platform and Enterprise Expert Groups. He works for the SpringSource division of VMware in Southampton, England. He previously worked on Java runtimes in IBM. He was the spec lead of JSR 291 and on the Expert Groups of JSRs 277 and 294. Prior to that he worked on transaction systems.