Bio - I've worked in the IT consulting realm for over 15 years. My background includes speaking at JavaOne 2011, Philadelphia Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise (2009-2012), Groovy and Grails seminar, experience designing and developing in Grails, Roo and OSGi, Spring and Hibernate applications. Gordon has over 25 years as an experienced technical instructor in various technology paradigms. He has applied various technologies including the design, development and testing of applications, object and database modeling within most industries. I enjoy learning new technologies and sharing knowledge with others. I particularly enjoy taking a complex topic and breaking it down into simpler terms for anyone to understand.
Presenter & Speaker - My recent presentations include:
- Rapid Enterprise Applications in the Cloud - JavaOne 2011
- Java Enterprise Applications in the Cloud - Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise Conference 2012
Instructor & Mentor - I teach and mentor in advanced Spring and open source topics such as:
|• Spring Integration||• Spring Batch|
|• RabbitMQ and AMQP||• Apache ActiveMQ|
|• OSGi and Eclipse Virgo||• Apache Maven|
Contributor - I am very active within the SpringFramework, Spring Roo, Spring Integration, Spring Batch and Eclipse Virgo projects. I have submitted numerous problem tickets and patches to these projects.
Reviewer - I've participated in reviewing several books for Manning Publishing: