Thurs May 13, 2021

JBang - A Better Java?

Max Rydahl Andersen - Distinguished Engineer Red Hat


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JBang - A Better Java?

Why should you need to download Java, setup a build system and configure your IDE to just play with java and do some scripting and automation tasks?  Why is there always this overhead and everyone seem to just accept it or go use another language? questions this inherent complexity the Java ecosystem has built up over the past 25 years.

Come to this talk to see Java as accessible as you have ever seen it before and how we make java fun again!

Max Rydahl Andersen

Distinguished Engineer - Red Hat

Max has been working in professional open-source for the last 15 years being a contributor to core projects like Hibernate/Hibernate Tools, WildFly, Seam, and Ceylon. Max lead the team behind JBoss Tools and Developer Studio for its first 10 years and been greatly involved in tooling especially around Eclipse and recently focused on developer experience for Quarkus around Kubernetes and OpenShift.


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