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Ben Evans

Ben Evans
CEO, jClarity

Website | @kittylyst

Ben Evans is co-founder of jClarity, a startup which makes performance tools for development & ops teams. His career highlights to date include: Chief architect for Listed Derivatives at Deutsche Bank, performance testing the Google IPO, initial UK trials of 3G networks with BT, building award-winning websites for some of Hollywood’s biggest hits of the 90s, developing some of the UK’s very first true e-commerce websites and providing technology to help some of the UK’s most vulnerable people.

Ben helps to run the London Java Community, and represents the user community as a voting member on Java’s governing body – the JCP Executive Committee. He is a Java Champion & JavaOne Rock Star Speaker. He is author of “The Well-Grounded Java Developer” & the new edition of “Java in a Nutshell”. Ben writes regularly for industry publications and is a frequent speaker at technical conferences worldwide.

Ben holds a Masters degree in Mathematics from the University of Cambridge, and before joining the tech industry was a researcher in theoretical physics, working on theories which are now being tested at the LHC.

Sessions

Java: Trends
Location: A106
Tags: java, standards, jcp, jsr
Ben Evans (jClarity), Martijn Verburg (jClarity)
Average rating: ***..
(3.83, 6 ratings)
Oracle is evil!! Java and open source are doomed! The standards body is a zombie! .NET is going to eat our lunch. Larry's planning on turning you into pet food for his Velociraptors. You've all heard these types of comments and many Java developers feel out of the loop and powerless to make a difference. Read more.