This is a recording of the third slot session on Wednesday 23rd February in the Downstairs room at the Java Posse Roundup 2011 in Crested Butte, CO.
Thanks to Peter Pilgrim for production help.
Peter Pilgrim is an Oracle Java Champion, a Scala, JavaFX and Groovy enthusiast who lives in London, UK.
He actively blogs online at http://www.xenonique.co.uk/blog/
Dianne Marsh of SRT Solutions http://www.srtsolutions.com/author/diannemarsh
How to increase Scala adoption?
How do we bring Scala into the commercial environment?
How can we address the objections?
How can we explain to management what the costs and benefits of Scala are?
- Introducing Scala into the commercial environment
- Tooling, IDE and Plug-ins
- Backwards Compatibility
- Scala Education
- Scala Koans
- Scala Collections
- Test Driven Development with Scala
- Scala Programming Language
- Current Poster Children of Scala in 2011
The Java Posse consists of Tor Norbye, Carl Quinn, Joe Nuxoll and Dick Wall