JCP Award Winners for 2011
By Heather VanCura on Oct 05, 2011
The 9th JCP Annual Awards were presented in three categories yesterday evening at the JCP Party during JavaOne. Congratulations to the winners and the nominees!
- Mike DeNicola. For his role as JCP.next Working Group Lead. While not officially Spec Lead of JSR 348, Mike has contributed a lot in getting the JCP reform plans where they are at a great pace, compared to earlier efforts. Helping the JCP to be fit for the next decades of Java following the Oracle-Sun merger.
- John Rose (JSR 292 Supporting Dynamically Typed Languages on the Java Platform). Due to his excellence in ensuring consensus across the community -- both EG members and the wider JVM language community.
- JSR 292, Supporting Dynamically Typed Languages on the Java Platform. As the first JSR specifically designed to support languages other than Java, JSR 292 will ensure the long-term success of the Java VM.