Based on a concrete example with Scala, Spring and JPA the article explains how to enhance Spring with Scala’s powerful concepts such as implicit conversions and traits. Moreover, it shows how the gap between a Java based framework and Scala can smoothly be bridged.
FlightCaster, a realtime flight delay site, is built on Clojure and Hadoop for the statistical analysis. The web frontend is built with Ruby on Rails and hosted on Heroku. We talked to Bradford Cross about Clojure, functional programming and tips for OOP developers interested in making the jump.
In this article, Steve Vinoski explains how to build RESTful Web services using the Erlang programming language and the Yaws web server. 4
Since Robert Pickering published Foundations of F# in May, the language has grown significantly. We asked him discuss what's new in F#.