Donald Smith - Senior Director of Product Management - Java Platfrom Group
Donald Smith, MBA, MSc, is Senior Director of Product Management for Oracle, where he runs Java SE Product Management.
He brings global enterprise software experience, ranging from startups through Fortune 500 companies. Donald has decades of experience speaking about Java, open source, community development, business models, business integration and software development politics at conferences and events worldwide.
Donald’s background includes helping develop the first commercially-successful Object-Relational Mapping products for Smalltalk and Java, transitioning to Java EE Application Servers, and driving the Eclipse Foundation through years of rapid growth where he still sits on the IP Advisory Committee.
- Update on 64-bit ARM Support for Oracle OpenJDK and Oracle JDK on November 12, 2020 JDK 15 Oracle
- Java Client Roadmap Updates on May 13, 2020 Client
- The OpenJDK Community TCK License Agreement (OCTLA) on October 15, 2018
- End of Public Updates is a Process, not an Event on September 17, 2018
- Oracle JDK Releases for Java 11 and Later on September 11, 2018 Oracle
- Update and FAQ on the Java SE Release Cadence on May 3, 2018 Oracle