Cravin' Maven & Gradle Build Automation Evolved

Building software has changed considerably over the last many years. Software building now involves libraries, repositories, dependencies, automatically generated source files, multiple modules, and multiple developers. 

Brett Lindsley will present Cravin' Maven.  Maven is a tool to automate build processes and deal with the complex issues by providing a standard "build cycle".

Norm Murrin will present Gradle Build Automation Evolved.  Gradle provides the power and flexibility of Ant with the dependency management and conventions of Maven and is powered by a Groovy DSL.

These presentations provide overviews of Maven and Gradle, show how they work, and how they can solve your problems.

About Brett Lindsley:

Brett Lindsley is currently the Lead Architect and Software Project manager at CEPORT. Brett is also a CJUG executive board member. His current position develops software for smart building systems, currently focused on enterprise energy management. Brett’s previous position was with STA Group and at Motorola in the Applied Research Center. At Motorola, Brett developed advanced products and technology for 28 years. During this time, Brett has produced 24 issued patents in technologies ranging from digital signal processing, IC design, video systems and enterprise software. Brett has four software certifications – SCJP, SCWCD, SCBCD and SCMA. Brett enjoys system and application development with Java and Spring. Brett has BS/MS degrees from North Dakota State University in Electrical/Computer Engineering.

About Norm Murrin:

Norm Murrin is the Practice Lead for the Enterprise Architecture and Open Source team at PSC Group, LLC.

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  • Jane

    Wish I could attend -- too far for me :( ...

    May 6

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