Engineering the Future of Software
November 13–14, 2016: Training
November 14–16, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA
Dan Heidinga

Dan Heidinga
Java Interpreter Technology Team Lead, J9 VM, IBM


Dan Heidinga is J9’s Virtual Machine team lead and has been involved with virtual machine development since 2007. Dan represented IBM on both the JSR 292 (invokedynamic) and JSR 335 (lambda) expert groups and leads J9’s implementation of both JSRs. He’s spent entirely too long staring at Java bytecode while maintaining the verifier and still enjoys an occasional detour into Smalltalk development.


4:50pm–5:40pm Tuesday, 11/15/2016
Location: California West Level: Beginner
Dan Heidinga (IBM)
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Dan Heidinga explains how a simple slogan revolutionized how IBM's J9 Java VM team creates the software that powers your Java applications and shares lessons learned from rearchitecting IBM's build pipeline around simplicity, in the process, becoming a key enabler for driving innovation throughout the product stack. Read more.