Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Yishai Galatzer

Yishai Galatzer
Senior Manager, Software Development , Amazon Web Services

Yishai Galatzer is the manager of the Artifacts and Languages Group in AWS Developer Tools. His team builds and distributes Amazon Corretto, a no-cost, multiplatform, production-ready distribution of the OpenJDK. Yishai’s team built the JDK that powers Amazon’s services, and in 2018 released it under the Amazon Corretto brand for public consumption. Previously, Yishai worked on open source projects for Microsoft, leading the following .NET projects: NuGet, MVC and MVC Core, and WebAPI and Razor. You can find him on Twitter as @yigalatz or in the streets of Seattle, Washington.


10:00am10:25am Monday, July 15, 2019
Location: D135/136
Arun Gupta (Amazon Web Services), Yishai Galatzer (Amazon Web Services)
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Arun Gupta and Yishai Galatzer explain how to create a downstream distribution of Corretto from OpenJDK and how to upstream a contribution to OpenJDK. You'll have the opportunity to learn how to truly build Java in the open. They also explore stories about cultural changes to collaborate in the open source. Read more.