SDForum Emerging Technology Nov 2008: Developing the Next Generation of Web Apps on a shoestring  by Dan O'Leary and David...
Lift   is a   free web application framework .  <ul><li>Lift aims to deliver similar benefits to  Ruby on Rails </li></ul>...
Presenters  <ul><li>David Pollak  </li></ul><ul><li>http://blog.lostlake.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>Dan O’Leary </li></ul><ul>...
 
The bar for web apps keeps rising <ul><li>With demands for increasing richness and scalability delivered on tighter time f...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The first Lift Workshop (11/22/08) <ul><li>The course will cover:  </li></ul><ul><li>Philosophy of Lift  </li></ul><ul><li...
Lift Resources <ul><li>http://demo.liftweb.net/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://liftweb.net/index.php/Main_Page </li></ul>
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Lift web framework and Scala programming language talk

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SDForum Emerging Technology Nov 2008: Developing the Next Generation of Web Apps on a shoestring
by Dan O\'Leary and David Pollak

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Lift web framework and Scala programming language talk

  1. 1. SDForum Emerging Technology Nov 2008: Developing the Next Generation of Web Apps on a shoestring by Dan O'Leary and David Pollak
  2. 2. Lift is a free web application framework . <ul><li>Lift aims to deliver similar benefits to Ruby on Rails </li></ul><ul><li>Except Lift apps are written in Scala instead of Ruby </li></ul><ul><li>The use of Scala means any existing Java library and Web container can be used in running Lift apps </li></ul><ul><li>Lift app-dev is a lot like Java development </li></ul><ul><li>Lift programmers use standard Java environments like Eclipse and IDEA. </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lift_(web_framework) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Presenters <ul><li>David Pollak </li></ul><ul><li>http://blog.lostlake.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>Dan O’Leary </li></ul><ul><li>http://tinyurl.com/58des7 </li></ul>
  4. 5. The bar for web apps keeps rising <ul><li>With demands for increasing richness and scalability delivered on tighter time frames and budgets. Buy a Feature is a real-time, interactive, serious game that allows product managers to learn from their customers through play. Buy a Feature runs in most browsers without add-ins and was built in less than 1 man-year using the Lift web framework and Scala programming language. Buy a Feature is deployed on a standard J2EE app server and on a dual-Opteron machine supports 2,000 simultaneous players and serves 700 pages per second. Join the Buy a Feature team, Dan O'Leary and David Pollak, as they discuss the technology and agile process that made Buy a Feature a reality. </li></ul>
  5. 17. The first Lift Workshop (11/22/08) <ul><li>The course will cover: </li></ul><ul><li>Philosophy of Lift </li></ul><ul><li>Lift Architecture (Overview) </li></ul><ul><li>Basic & Intermediate Scala </li></ul><ul><li>Basic Lift Projects </li></ul><ul><li>Basic Lift: Adding a To-Do List </li></ul><ul><li>Intermediate Lift: Adding a Wiki </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced Lift: Adding Real-time Chat </li></ul><ul><li>You can find more details on our workshop website http://www.liftworkshop.com </li></ul>
  6. 18. Lift Resources <ul><li>http://demo.liftweb.net/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://liftweb.net/index.php/Main_Page </li></ul>

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