Greg Bollella, Ph.D., distinguished engineer at Sun Microsystems, leads R&D for real-time Java. He was specifi cation lead for JSR-001, the Real-Time Specification for Java (RTSJ), and led the Real-Time for Java Expert Group under the Java Community Process. He has written multiple books, articles, and professional papers about real-time computing. He has a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he wrote a dissertation on real-time scheduling theory and real-time systems implementation.
Eric J. Bruno
Eric Bruno, systems engineer at Sun, is author of Java Messaging (Charles River Media, 2005) and Real-Time Java™ Programming (Prentice Hall, 2009) and is currently contributing editor and blogger for Dr. Dobb’s Journal.