By Yolande Poirier-Oracle on Mar 05, 2015
Congratulations to the new Java Champion Peter Lawrey!
Peter has over twenty years experience in IT, and around 15 years experience designing, developing and supporting Java systems. He provides consulting and develops software for trading firms based on the open source code written for OpenHFT. He is also the technical lead for OpenHFT, which is a suite of Apache 2.0 OSS libraries.
Peter is the founder of the "Performance Java User's Group", a virtual JUG with over 1300 members. He is a top contributor of the Java and JVM forums on StackOverflow. He has published over 250 articles on Java in his blog Vanilla Java, which has over three million views. "Peter is very generous in sharing his vast knowledge and already has done a great job in championing Java " explains Heinz Kabutz.
Java Champions are an exclusive group of passionate Java technology and community leaders who are community-nominated and selected under a project sponsored by Oracle. Learn more about Java Champions.