Java Spotlight Episode 73: Akka 2.0 and Play 2.0, Live at #Jfokus
By Roger Brinkley on Mar 06, 2012
An interview with Jonas Bonér and Peter Hilton on Akka 2.0 and Play 2.0.
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Feature InterviewJonas Bonér is a husband, dad, programmer, teacher, speaker, musician, writer and Java Champion. He is the CTO and co-founder of Typesafe and is an active contributor to the Open Source community; most notably founded the Akka Project and the AspectWerkz AOP framework (now AspectJ). Read more at: http://jonasboner.com
Peter Hilton is a senior solution architect and Operations Director at Lunatech Research. Peter works on web application architecture, design and construction, with technical project management. His interests include Java web application frameworks, agile software development process and practices, and web-based collaboration.
Since 2010, Peter has been a committer on the Play framework open-source project. Peter is currently writing a Play 2 for Scala in Action book for Manning Publications, with co-authors and Lunatech colleagues Erik Bakker and Francisco Canedo.
Peter recently presented Play at Java conferences in Norway (JavaZone 2011) and Sweden (Jfokus 2012). In 2012, Peter will present Play at conferences in Poland (Geecon) and the Netherlands (GOTO Amsterdam).