July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Travis Brown

Travis Brown
Open source advocate, Twitter, Inc.

Website | @travisbrown

Travis Brown is a Scala developer and open source advocate at Twitter.

Sessions

1:40pm–2:20pm Wednesday, 07/22/2015
Scale E145
Travis Brown (Twitter, Inc.)
Scala plays a central role in many parts of Twitter's infrastructure, and Twitter's open source projects are widely used in the Scala community. While Scala has brought many benefits to Twitter, its nature as a relatively young hybrid OOP / FP language has also posed some challenges. This talk will provide an overview of how Twitter maintains one of the largest Scala codebases on the planet. Read more.