James E.J. Bottomley



James Bottomley is CTO of Server Virtualisation at Parallels and Linux Kernel maintainer of the SCSI subsystem, PA-RISC Linux and the 53c700 set of drivers. He has made contributions in the areas of x86 architecture and SMP, filesystems, storage and memory management and coherency. He is currently a Director on the Board of the Linux Foundation and Chair of its Technical Advisory Board. He was born and
grew up in the United Kingdom. He went to university t Cambridge in 1985 for both his undergraduate and doctoral degrees. He joined AT&T Bell labs in 1995 to work on Distributed Lock Manager technology for clustering. In 1997 he moved to the LifeKeeper High Availability project. In 2000 he helped found SteelEye Technology, Inc as Software Architect and later as Vice President and CTO. He joined Novell in 2008 as a Distinguished Engineer at Novell’s SUSE Labs and arallels in 2011.

Linux Plumbers Conference 2011 Microconferences

Proposals for this user

* Containers and Cgroups

Discussion of Containers/Cgroups issues
Containers and Cgroups 05/18/2011
James E.J. Bottomley

* Session Lead

Session leader for the Storage and Filesystem MC
File and Storage Systems 03/18/2011
James E.J. Bottomley

Linux Plumbers Conference 2011

Proposals for this user

* Control is the New Community: What Linux can Learn from Android

Lessons that can be drawn from our android upstream experience (slides)
Refereed Presentations 09/06/2011
James E.J. Bottomley