Amazing. Great news. Good job guys. Wish I was there. 2009/11/21 Timothy Perrett <timo...@getintheloop.eu>: > Folks, > > I got back from Devoxx late last night and thought I would just post > some thoughts and experiences from the event. > > Firstly, there was an awesome interest in Scala and Lift - my talk was > really busy (~550 people) and the general Scala Enthusiast BOF right > afterwards was packed. > > Myself, Bill Venners, Viktor Klang and Frank Sommers pretty much > represented a cross-section of Scala projects at the BOF and > throughout the whole week we were pretty much swamped with Scala > questions and interest. Lift was getting a lot of attention and was > even used by Oracle in the Devoxx keynote!!! > > Another event of note was when myself, viktor and john were sat in the > hotel reception hacking on Scala and showing it so some interested > people at around 10pm, the JavaPosse turned up and were like "wow, we > appear to have stumbled upon the Scala geeks" - they then proceeded to > join the hackfest which was über cool. > > All in all, a very very successful week and I think the above > mentioned group did an amazing job of raising the profile of Scala > even further; moreover, some of the Lift discussions were brilliant - > appeared to be a lot of people wanting to convert from Spring bean > hell ;-) > > We as a team should be made up with the awesome framework that has > been created here -- the next 12 months I believe will be somewhat of > a Scala / Lift golden age where we have the opportunity to really make > our mark on the industry. > > Congratulations everyone! > > Cheers, Tim > > PS: If you were at Devoxx and came to my talk, thanks for > attending :-) > > -- > > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Lift" group. > To post to this group, send email to lift...@googlegroups.com. > To unsubscribe from this group, send email to > liftweb+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > For more options, visit this group at > http://groups.google.com/group/liftweb?hl=. > > >
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