Mark Little reviews the hardware and software forces that led to today’s ubiquitous computing marked by mobile and cloud computing, and its impact on Java and middleware in the enterprise.
Mark Little works at RedHat as JBoss CTO, leading technical direction and R&D. Mark is also an SOA editor with InfoQ.com, and Professor at Newcastle University. Previously, Mark was Chief Architect and co-founder at Arjuna, an HP spin-off. Mark has worked on reliable distributed systems since the mid-80's and has a PhD focused on fault-tolerant distributed systems, replication and transactions.
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