Please take a look at my latest "Meet the Engineer" Q&A. Tom's job is to facilitate the growth of the OpenJDK community in an effort to promote Java technology ubiquity, compatibility, adoption, and innovation. He's busy serving as a bridge with the OpenJDK community by articulating the objectives of external developers to internal Sun teams,
and by explaining Sun's interests to the community...
I'd be curious what you think of this java.sun.com interview I did with Ray Gans
titled "Open Source -- Then and Now: A Conversation With Ray Gans of the OpenJDK Community Program".
Ray's been about as close to Sun's open
source process as anyone over the years and has a long history
working with Java compatibility and now manages the OpenJDK and
Mobile and Embedded community programs. I found...