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Fighting Bit Rot with your Mind



Viktor Klang discusses approaches to writing software without building a complex, full of bugs and hard to maintain basecode.


Viktor Klang, "the legend of" Klang (@viktorklang), is Director of Engineering at Typesafe and former Tech Lead for the Akka project. He has a long background on the JVM and currently has a passion for distributed, resilient, programming. Personal heroes are, including but not limited to: Doug Lea, Walter Sobchak and Daniel Spiewak.

About the conference

Code Mesh London is an annual conference dedicated to non-mainstream languages and technologies. In 2013 it featured over 50 talks from experts in languages, libraries, operating systems and technologies that handle the programming and business challenges of today. Languages discussed include Haskell, Clojure, Erlang, Elixir, Rust, Go and Julia.

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Jul 01, 2014