English original:Oracle Announces New Java Champions
Oracle describes the project's composition as follows:
Java technology and community leaders, selected by a community nominated by a project funded by Oracle.
Champion provides independent feedback and advice for Oracle, and sometimes is invited to provide confidential briefings and technical discussions with Oracle's Java engineers.
Now, the number of Champions around the worldNo more than 250About a third of which come from the United States and one-third from the EU.
Members of the selection criteriaIs open, emphasizing leadership, influence, independence and technological capabilities. This project is open to all non-Oracle employees, but candidates must be nominated by the current Champion and can not nominate themselves.