Jim led Zope development for many years and created many key Zope components, such as the ZODB, the Zope Publisher, and more.
Jim is also a co-creator of the Buildout development and deployment tool. At Zope Corporation, he created a wide variety of open-source tools, many concerned with deploying and managing applications. Jim is a Python contributor and has been using Python for more than 20 years. Currently, Jim is focused on ZODB development and providing ZODB consulting and development services.