Clojure

Rich Hickey (Datomic)
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Location: F150_El Camp
This session is part of Emerging Languages Camp.
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 8 ratings)

This talk will provide a brief experience report on Clojure, a dynamic, functional language targeting the JVM. It will detail the challenges faced in providing a practical and approachable programming language featuring pervasive immutability on top of the commodity infrastructure of the JVM.

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Rich Hickey

Datomic

Rich Hickey, the author of Clojure, is an independent consultant and application architect with over 20 years of experience in all facets of software development. Rich has worked on scheduling systems, broadcast automation, audio analysis and fingerprinting, database design, yield management, exit poll systems, and machine listening, in a variety of languages.

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Arkadiusz Koziol
07/27/2010 8:25am PDT

Could you please post your slides online? Thank you

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Howard Lewis Ship
07/06/2010 3:42pm PDT

I’m curious to see what you can cover in only 20 minutes!

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