By now most everyone in web development has heard of Grails and the productivity gains though its use. But is it ready for a public facing Fortune 500 company website?
In this session we will explore the decision to use Grails, the approach and processes, and the results. We will discuss a variety of topics including:
Jim is the Lead Technical Architect for Big Lots (a nationwide retailer base in Columbus, Ohio), an international speaker, an open source evangelist, coauthor of "Beginning Groovy and Grails" (2008 Apress), coauthor of "Griffon In Action" (2011 Manning). The focus of his career has been using cutting-edge technology to develop IT solutions for the retail, insurance, financial services, and manufacturing industries. He has 14 years of large-scale Java experience and significant experience in distributed and relational technologies.More About Jim »