Grails is a complete web application framework that runs on the Java JVM. It is a full-stack framework, and handles all layers from the user interface to the persistence layer. Grails is based on known and proven technologies, such as the Spring Framework and Hibernate. It has been around since 2006, and has made considerable progress around the globe in the past few years.
This workshop aims to show how to get from 0 to running application with Grails in three hours - so hold on to your hats! We will touch the following points:
Grails application structure
Domain model and persistence