Steve Millidge is the founder and technical director at C2B2, and an Expert Group member for JSR
286 (Portals), JSR 347 (Data Grids) and JSR 107 (Caching). He has used Java extensively since
pre1.0, has been a field-based professional service consultant for over 10 years and has extensive
experience in deploying large-scale production Java middleware systems.
Steve has spoken at a number of events about the performance and scalability of Web systems,
including Java One, JBoss World, UK Oracle User Group Conference and Special Interest Groups,
JaxLondon, GeeCon, The Server Side Symposium, and Community One; he regularly presents technical
workshops on data grids and big scale Java.
Steve has been working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) since 2006. His company, C2B2, has
recently achieved APN Standard Consulting Partner status. APN Consulting Partners are professional
services firms that help customers of all sizes design, architect, migrate or build new
applications on AWS. C2B2 consultants hold official AWS certifications and have the skills and
technical knowledge necessary for designing, deploying and managing middleware applications on the