Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: James (Jim) Nicholas Gray
Born: January 12, 1944 in San Francisco, California USA
Death: January 28, 2007 (Age: 63)
Computer related contributions
- American computer scientist best known for his contributions to database and transaction processing research and technical leadership in system implementation.
- He assisted in the development of Virtual Earth while working for Microsoft.
- Transaction Processing: Concepts and Techniques (1993)
- The Benchmark Handbook: For Database and Transaction Processing Systems (1991)
Honors and awards
- Turing Award (1998)