Tuesday May 10, 2011

JCP special election 2011 results - Java SE/EE executive committee now complete

The JCP special election has now concluded and the results include the election of Goldman Sachs (recent podcast), SouJava (previous entry) for the ratified seats and the London Java Community for the elected seat.

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Congratulations to Bruno, John and Ben on their election!
The full details are listed on this page.

Monday Jan 24, 2011

SouJava proposed by Oracle for the JCP EC ratified seat

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Steve Harris, Senior VP of Application Server Development at Oracle, announced today at this week's IOUC conference that Oracle will nominate SouJava to the JCP Executive Comity with Bruno Souza as the representative.

JCP's chair Patrick Curran has a nice blog entry on the presence of JUG's in the JCP and what it would mean for SouJava and Bruno if elected. Note that the election dates haven't been decided yet.

Today at Oracle Headquarters, Bruno had interesting comments on his motivations.