Jamie is a software developer and Advocate for Open Liberty, MicroProfile, and Kabanero based at IBM’s R&D Laboratory in Hursley, UK. He is a subject matter expert in containerized solutions and takes a keen interest in emerging technologies with experience in Maven, git, Jenkins, and microservice architecture. He fell in love with Java at University and has gone on to talk at many conferences about using Java with microservices. He has worked on a wide variety of projects such as modernizing CICS mainframe testing infrastructure, creating and automating the creation of Docker images for IBM’s products, contributing to a DevOps pipeline offering, and creating web applications for events at the Lab. His recent passion is around raising awareness about the energy consumption of technology and discovering ways to help reduce technologies' carbon footprint.