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Harold Carr

Harold Carr is the architect for SOAP web service technology at Oracle
(a position he also held at Sun Microsystems). He designed the
pluggable transports, the asynchronous client and service APIs, and
streaming I/O used in Oracle's SOAP stack. He also lead the
consolidation of Oracle's three SOAP stacks down to one centering on
the Sun SOAP stack (aka Metro). Previous to this role he designed the
core architecture used in Sun's JAX-WS 2.0 reference implementation,
in Sun's CORBA ORB and in the and the scalable socket communications
architecture (aka Grizzly) used in GlassFish and IIOP remoting. He
was responsible for RMI-IIOP load-balancing and fail-over in the
GlassFish application server. He was part of the DOE/NEO team that
built a C++ forerunner to EJBs. He was chairperson of the OMG
Portable Interceptor specification and helped write the OMG Portable
Object Adapter specification. Previous to Sun, he did distributed
computing research at Hewlett-Packard Research Laboratories and
Schlumberger Research Laboratories, was Chief Architect of Visual Lisp
technology at Autodesk, and was a logic simulation consultant for
Cirrus Logic. He holds a Ph.D., in Computer Science from the
University of Utah where he worked as a research programmer on
Portable Standard LISP, Utah Common LISP, Concurrent Utah Scheme and
Distributed C++.



Here are my slides on my "Remoting Retrospective" presentation at JavaOne 2012:


SOAP and/or REST and/or WebSockets

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OSCON Friday July 20, 2012

live streaming


OSCON Thursday July 19, 2012

live streaming

OSCON Wednesday July 18, 2012

live streaming

OSCON Tuesday July 17, 2012

live streaming

OSCON Monday July 16, 2012

live streaming

I'm at OSCON in Portland, Oregon this week. I will be posting my notes here.

Thursday March 1, 2012

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Wednesday February 29, 2012

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Tuesday February 28, 2012

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I'm at Strata Santa Clara again this year.  I'll post my raw notes.  Hope you find them helpful.

My OSCON Friday, 07/29/2011


My OSCON Thursday, 07/28/2011

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I'm at OSCON in Portland - I'll be posting my notes from time-to-time

1:00-1:45 pm
Show Me the Money!
by Kristen Knight, Kynetx VP Product Management


9:00-9:45 am
User-Centric Identity in the Client-Side Revolution
Kim Cameron
Microsoft Chief...

1:00-1:45 PM
Client-Side Endpoints and Context Automation
by Dave McNamee, Kynetx VP Client...

9:00-9:45 AM
The Intention Economy: What Happens When Customers Get Real Power
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There are many ways to build Metro-based services and clients. This common ant build file handles most of them.

For example: starting from Java and running containerless; starting from...

My CommunityOne 2009 presentation is now available online.

My JavaOne 2009 presentations are now available online.