Reza Rahman is a Java EE/GlassFish evangelist working for Oracle Corporation. His
official Oracle blog is here.
Reza has over a decade of experience in technology leadership,
enterprise architecture, application development, and consulting. He has been working with
Java EE since its inception, developing on almost every major application platform ranging from
Tomcat to JBoss, GlassFish, WebSphere and WebLogic. Reza has developed enterprise systems for
well-known companies like eBay, Motorola, Comcast, Nokia, Prudential, Guardian Life, USAA,
Independence Blue Cross and AAA using EJB 2, EJB 3, Spring and Seam. He is particularly interested
in distributed systems, messaging, middleware, persistence and machine learning.
Reza is the author of the popular book
EJB 3 in Action from Manning Publishing.
Reza implemented the EJB container for the Resin open source Java EE application server.
He is a frequent speaker at conferences and Java user
groups at the local, national and international levels including JavaOne.
Reza is an avid contributor to industry journals like TheServerSide.
He has been a member of the
Java EE, EJB and JMS expert groups in the Java Community Process.
Reza is an inductee to Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest and most respected national honor society for undergraduates in
liberal arts and sciences. He earned his bachelors degree from
Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. He
graduated Summa Cum Laude with a double major in Computer Science and Economics as well
as a minor in Mathematics.