Tim Fox, vert.x Project Lead at VMware
Tim has been at VMware since Feb 2011 where he currently leads the vert.x project - the next generation, polyglot, asynchronous application container. During his time at VMware, Tim has also worked with the RabbitMQ team.
Previously, Tim had the role of Messaging Lead at JBoss / Red Hat, where he was the creator of HornetQ - the world's fastest enterprise messaging system. HornetQ is a core technology at the heart of several of JBoss / Red Hat's products.
Tim was also one of the original core developers of the Mobicents project, which is now one of the most widely used telecommunications application platforms.