Geir Magnusson on Cloud Computing

Posted in Conferences, Cloud Computing on May 06, 2009


Geir Magnusson on Cloud Computing

Summary
Geir Magnussan answers questions about the definition of Cloud Computing, how cloud computing affects application development, concerns about vendor lock-in, the impact of open source for in Java evolution, Apache Harmony, and Apache Geronimo projects

Bio
Geir Magnusson Jr. is VP of Engineering at 10gen Inc, a "cloud" technology startup. His diverse background includes being a technology leader at Joost, Intel, IBM/Gluecode and Adeptra. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Apache Software Foundation and has been instrumental in Apache Harmony, Geronimo, and Velocity.

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Tags: Interview, InfoQ, Architecture, Cloud Computing, Open source Java, Interviews, Broadcasting, Apache Harmony, Geronimo, QCon London 2009