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Speaker: Geert Bevin

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
Terracotta: network attached memory for the JVM Lightning Talks Saturday Ferrer 15:40 00:15

Geert Bevin

Geert is a senior engineer at Terracotta Inc., the founder of Uwyn, and the creator of the RIFE project.

He both started or contributed to open-source projects like Bla-bla List, OpenLaszlo, Drone, JavaPaste, Bamboo, Elephant, RelativeLayers, and Gentoo Linux. He is a regular speaker at open-source and Java conferences world-wide. He has been nominated and accepted as a Java Champion, mainly for his work on the RIFE project and its support for native Java continuations.