Dr. Bernard Traversat is the Director of the Advanced Development product organization at Sun Microsystems Inc.. Bernard has lead the development of a number of emerging and disruptive technologies: P2P network technology (Project JXTA), wireless and mesg networking, 3D immersive virtual world (Project Wonderland), 3D Desktop (Project Looking Glass), semantic web, content sharing network, consumer robotics, RFID and sensor network . He is evangelizing Sun new technologies and working with customers and partners. Previously he led Sun's effort in pervasive computing for small consumer devices. Prior to that, he worked at the NASA Ames Research Center on distributed-memory operating systems for massively parallel supercomputers. He has numerous technical publications in distributed-memory operating systems and resource management systems. Bernard co-authored the "JXTA in a Nutshell" book by O'Reilly Media.