Martin Thompson talks about the characteristics of a good software engineer and explores the individual practices and techniques that can help bring out the engineer in everybody.
Martin Thompson is a Java Champion with over 2 decades of experience building complex and high-performance computing systems. He is most recently known for his work on Aeron and SBE. He blogs at mechanical-sympathy.blogspot.com, and can be found giving training courses on performance and concurrency when he is not cutting code to make systems better.
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