Ben Evans

Ben Evans
Co-Founder, jClarity

Website | @kittylyst

Ben Evans (CEO – JClarity) has lived in “Interesting Times” in technology.

His career highlights to date include: Performance testing engineer for the Google IPO, initial UK trials of 3G networks with BT, building award-winning websites for some of Hollywood’s biggest hits of the 90s, developing some of the UK’s very first true ecommerce websites and building low-latency flow trading systems.

Ben holds a Masters degree in Mathematics from the University of Cambridge, and before joining the tech industry was a researcher in theoretical physics, working on theories which are now being tested at the LHC.

He helps to run the London Java Community (3500 members), and represents the user community as a voting member on Java’s governing body – the JCP Executive Committee. He is a Java Champion & JavaOne Rock Star. Ben writes regularly for industry publications and is a frequent speaker at technical conferences worldwide.


Operations and Culture
Location: Palace Suite - Blenheim Room Level: Intermediate
Ben Evans (jClarity)
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Learn how to understand & diagnose the behaviour of JVM-based application components - even if you don't have any prior knowledge. This is the session you'll wish you'd attended when your JVM components suddenly start grinding as your load goes 10X. Read more.
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Ben Evans (jClarity)


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