Graeme Rocher introduces Groovy and its corresponding web framework, Grails, followed by a code writing demo intended to highlight the advantages of using Grails over Java EE in order to develop web applications.
Graeme Rocher is the project lead and co-founder of Grails. He's a member of the JSR-241 Expert Group which standardizes the Groovy language. He has written the "Definitive Guide to Grails" published by Apress and is a frequent speaker at conferences like JavaOne, JavaPolis, NoFluffJustStuff, JAOO, the Sun TechDays. He founded G2One and was CTO of SkillsMatter.
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