300 W Main St Ste 301, Charlottesville, VA
Dan Funk will present an overview of web development frameworks in Scala. Dan is a novice in Scala, but a veteran of web development. He will review Play and Scalatra contrasting their capabilities against his past experience using Rails, Spring, Sinatra and Django. The focus of the talk will be on backend web frameworks with a strong bent towards RESTful web services and developing clean interfaces to support rich browser based applications.
Dan runs a one-man consulting company called Sartography where he provides software development and systems analysis services. He has a passion for building common understanding around complex multi-faceted systems through the use of intuitive and detailed diagrams. He maps software.