TechCast #75 – Interview with Rod Johnson Part 2 – Focus on Scala

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Rod Johnson is well known for his work creating and leading SpringSource, and the Spring Framework. But did you know he recently started working with TypeSafe organization? He’s advising them on their board of directors, and he’s working on his own Scala hobby application. He has some views about the language, how to start using it, complexity vs readability, the “No Frameworks” movement, and more.

If you want to listen to Rod’s history working on Spring, have a listen to episode 74.

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[highlight type=”one”]Full disclosure: Chariot is a TypeSafe and SpringSource/VMware training partner.[/highlight]