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Scaling PHP-based Development with HHVM and Hack

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Join us in an online webinar with Drew Paroski, the co-creator of HHVM and Hack, to learn how to execute your PHP application faster, and improve your productivity and maintainability. Learn more about them here.

What is HHVM?

HipHop Virtual Machine (HHVM) is an open-source virtual machine designed for executing programs written in Hack and PHP.

What is Hack?

Hack is programming language for HHVM that interoperates seamlessly with PHP while adding many features commonly found in other modern programming languages.

What will you learn in this webinar?

  • Motivation for using HHVM and Hack
  • How to get started with HHVM and Hack
  • Details about how HHVM works and why it's fast
  • Details about Hack's type checker works and why it's fast even on very large codebases
  • Overview of Hack's gradual type system and new language features

About the Speaker

Drew Paroski

Drew Paroski is a computer scientist best known for co-creating HHVM and the Hack programming language. Drew is currently an architect and engineering manager at MemSQL where he leads the development of programming language features and code generation. Prior to MemSQL, Drew worked at Facebook and Microsoft.

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Register now and don't miss out to learn from the pro himself. After the presentation, you'll get a chance to ask Drew any questions that you may have about HHVM and Hack in real-time.




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