Building Twitter with Grails in 40 Minutes

Jeff Brown (SpringSource)
Java
Location: D137
Average rating: ****.
(4.40, 10 ratings)

In this session Jeff Brown, core member of the Grails development team and a senior engineer at SpringSource, will demonstrate how the basics of Twitter can be built using Grails and JMS in only 40 minutes. A fast paced and code-driven presentation, Jeff will build a Twitter-like application from scratch using Grails and its rapid application development capability. By bringing together Spring, JMS and Java persistence techniques, Jeff will also provide advanced tips and techniques for constructing Grails applications that can be deployed on to the Java EE platform.

Attendees will learn:

  • How to construct a basic Grails project with Spring-based domain objects
  • How to incorporate messaging and persistence into your Grails application
  • How to adapt basic configuration to suit the needs of you application
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Jeff Brown

SpringSource

Core member of the Grails development team, Jeff Brown, is a Senior Engineer with SpringSource. Jeff has been involved in designing and building object oriented systems for over 10 years, he currently teaches a number of Java and object oriented training courses in addition to doing consulting and mentoring work for industries including Aerospace, Financial, and Medical. Jeff’s areas of expertise include Java, agile web development with Groovy & Grails, distributing computing, object database systems, object oriented analysis and design and agile development.

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