Paul Ingles explains how Clojure’s approach to immutable data has helped uSwitch to treat everything as data and build many tools that operate on the same data without contention.
Paul Ingles is a developer at Forward based in Camden, London. Since joining in 2008 he has helped build many of their data processing tools and consumer-facing products. For the last 2 years Paul has been working at uSwitch.com, a Forward business, and built some of the earliest production Clojure systems. Before joining Forward, Paul worked as a Technical Lead at ThoughtWorks.
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