John Thomas (Blackberry Limited )
Making with Eclipse · Sponsored
Thursday, 10:30, 30 minutes | Cypress
The exciting new BlackBerry PlayBook is an enterprise grade tablet running the new BlackBerry Tablet OS. The BlackBerry Tablet OS supports multiple runtimes including Adobe AIR, Web, and Native C/C++. This session details the hardware platform, the Tablet OS, and application development options with each of the supported runtimes and their respective Eclipse development environments.
John "JT" Thomas manages the product management team focused on delivering developer tools for Research in Motion. JT has been involved with Eclipse from way back while serving as a product manager at Borland and subsequently building embedded Linux development solutions as a Product Manager at MontaVista Software. At Research in Motion, he drives the requirements for the developer tools that utilize a wide range of Eclipse plug-ins. JT has a passion for developer tools and loves to see the great things developers do with them.