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Fast Track to Play

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Friday, July 27, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CEST)

Fast Track to Play

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Early Bird Ended $700.00 $0.00
Standard Ended $800.00 $0.00

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Course Description and Objectives

This one-day course, designed by Fredrik Ekholdt, a Scala and web application expert, and Peter Hausel, one of the main Play committers, is what you need to quick start web application development with Play 2.0.

It is intended to enable developers who want to consolidate their Scala skills and learn about this great web framework.

The course will center around a web application that you will build from the ground up using Play 2.0. Therefore it is necessary to bring your notebook with Java 6 installed. Code examples and exercises will be written in Scala, so previous experience with Scala is required. Experience with HTML and JavaScript is also a prerequisite.

After having participated in this course you should

  • know how to build fully fledged web applications using Play 2.0 
  • know best practices for developing web applications using Play 2.0
  • be confident to start using Play 2.0 application in production

The presentation will frequently be mixed with hands-on exercises that give you a good opportunity to try what you have learnt and a chance to clarify your understanding. Therefore it is necessary that you bring your notebook with Java 6 installed.

Program

  • Play 2.0 philosophy and architecture
  • Introduction of the application to be created
  • Getting started with Play 2.0
  • The controller and routing
  • Views and templates
  • Forms
  • Caching
  • Working with JSON in Play
  • Ajax
  • Building non-blocking web applications
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When & Where


Quorum at Science Center
3711 Market Street
8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA

Friday, July 27, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CEST)


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