John Thomas (Blackberry Limited )
Making with Eclipse · Sponsored
Thursday, 12:00, 30 minutes | Cypress
The exciting new BlackBerry PlayBook is an enterprise grade tablet running the new BlackBerry TabletOS. The BlackBerry TabletOS supports multiple runtimes including AdobeAIR, Web, and Native C/C++. This session details the Native C/C++ runtime support and development solution from Research in Motion.
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.