Friday, July 13, 2012

July 2012 Meeting - Building Web Applications with the Grails Framework


July 2012 Meeting
After a successful meeting last month, we are following up with another great topic on the productivity-boosting Grails Web Framework.  This time, the meeting will be on the Tampa side of town.  Make sure to RSVP to attend the meeting.  This will let us plan accordingly.

Meeting Note: this meeting will be in Tampa, at Veredus on Tuesday July 31.

Building Web Applications with Grails
If you are a developer building web-based solutions in Java, chances are you have heard (or even used) Grails.  If have not used Grails before, we invite you to come see how fast and easy it is to get started with this intuitive web framework when building your next app.  If you have used Grails before, come see how the new features in 2.0 will enhance your experience with the web framework.  Topics for the meeting will include:
  • What is Grails, yet another JVM web framework?
  • Productivity features of Groovy and Grails
  • Persistence in Grails (GORM)
  • Querying Data in Grails
  • 'Big Data' Support in Grails
  • Spring in Grails
  • Spring Integration in Grails
  • Built-in Scaffolding for Basic CRUD operations
  • Web Resource Bundling 
  • Bootstrap CSS Scaffolding Plugin
  • Templates and Sitemesh
  • Spring Security Support
  • i18n support
  • TDD support - Mocks and Spock
Meeting Info
Speaker(s) : John A. Thompson
Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Networking: 6:30 pm
Presentation: 07:00 - 8:00 pm
Meeting Note: The meeting is scheduled for a Tuesday night.

Meeting Location
4300 W Cypress St suite 900 Tampa, FL 33607
https://maps.google.com/maps?q=4300+W+Cypress+St+Tampa,+FL+33607

Sponsors
Veredus Corp (www.vereduscorp.com) - Location & Food