Boris Bokowski is a Software Developer with IBM Rational Software in Ottawa, Canada and a full-time Eclipse committer working on the Platform UI team. He is part of the "API police" for the Eclipse Platform, and a member of the Eclipse Architecture Council. Boris is looking at the UI side of the RCP, and among other areas owns the JFace viewers component. He is also the main architect of the JFace data binding framework. He holds a PhD in computer science from Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.
Tom is co-founder and CSO of BestSolution.at, an Austrian company that mainly develops cross-platform solutions based upon open source software whenever possible. Some of the core components in this area are Eclipse-technologies like RCP, Databinding and EMF. Besides this, Tom is Platform-UI committer (main working area JFace-Viewers + ToolTips) and also contributes to other OSS/Eclipse-Projects like Nebula, UFacekit, Apache-Commons, Perl, ... . For his work on JFace and Nebface he won the "Eclipse Top Contributor" award in 2007.