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Masood Mortazavi

Currently, Masood Mortazavi manages several teams of Sun engineers
working on open-source technologies such as Apache / Derby (Java
DB), MySQL Connectors, MySQL Docs and MySQL Developer Tools. He has
also managed Sun's PostgreSQL and ORM teams prior to the MySQL
acquisition. Masood joined Sun Microsystems' Java Software unit in
1999 as a member of the original J2EE team. He developed
distributed transaction capabilities in RMI-IIOP and led the
development team for GIOP 1.2. As a member of the carrier-grade
J2EE project at Sun, he developed service control platforms and
started a number of collaborations with SMI's mobile
telecommunications partners. He has worked on SIP/IMS technologies
for Sun and designed and developed a failure detection and recovery
platform for cooperating processes. Masood has worked at Nasa Ames
(Sterling Software), on DARPA projects (Teknowledge Corp.) and on
satellite ground systems (Hughes) as well as for China National
Petroleum Company. He has graduate degrees in business (MBA,
Berkeley), journalism (M.J.. Berkeley) and scientific computing
(Ph.D. in computational fluid dynamics, Davis) and did several
years of post-graduate work in logic and methodology of science at
UC Berkeley. He has published many technical papers and has
multiple patents. He maintains separate weblogs at blogs.sun.com
and at java.net.

 

Weblogs

For pure Java language innovation, take a look at Da Vinci Machine Sub-Projects.

Francois Orsini's case study on micro kernel architectures and Java DB (Apache Derby) contains some very good...

From pre-OSCON PgDay in Portland: Collaborative Software Initiative (CSI) is building a...



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The 10.4.1 version of Java DB, the world's most advanced Java database, has some really cool features --...

If you're writing Java programs and using databases on Solaris, you might want to participate and contribute to the discussion...



Sun has just acquired...

Sun has announced an agreement to acquire MySQL.

I hear developer.com is hosting a favorites' vote.

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John Embretsen of Sun's Java DB team has just posted a thorough wiki page on using Derby on Java ME platforms. He also shows how to test...

While I was away for meetings at Sun Microsystems's India Engineering Center, Eileen Alan of SDN channel posted...

Cay S. Horstmann and Gary Cornell's Core Java. Volume 1, Fundamentals (8th edition, revised and updated for Java SE 6) is not for the faint-hearted read. It requires some well-rewarded...

Barton George, lead for Sun's relationship with the various GNU/Linux communities as well as our relationship with the FSF,...

The new PostgreSQL on Solaris website has unrolled, including a handy description of the support and service...

Do you need a database for your smart phone or CDC application?

Listen to Rick Hillegas, Sun Senior Staff Engineer and Apache Derby developer, provide crisp and clear...

Randal Schwartz and Leo Laporte talk to Josh Berkus on FLOSS, about PostgreSQL, Perl, Python, PHP, Java, etc., and various PostgreSQL related projects.

Learn more about PostgreSQL on Solaris from Zdenek Kotala.

Check out this result to understand how you can save tons of money using PostgreSQL on Solaris...

Project jMaki mixes and matches just about everything in Web 2.0 sight.

My highlight of this year's...

Some say Sun is as cool as OSCon (if not cooler) because, among most companies that support OSCon, only Sun can produce truly underground notes on OSCon.

And there's PostgreSQL ... from its early history to its distribution with Solaris, as discussed by Zdenek...