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Don Syme Talks About F# 2.0, a First Class Citizen in Visual Studio 2010

Interview with Don Syme on  May 22, 2010 2

In this interview made by Sadek Drobi, Don Syme speaks about F# 2.0, its application fields, its integration in Visual Studio 2010 and F# open source Power Pack library. Don also discusses the genesis of F#, the ties with OCaml as well as its specificity. He explains how did OOP and FP mix into one language and mentions some of the language's design decisions and compromises he had to take.