SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/10/12 -- Message Bus, pioneer of cloud-based infrastructure for email, mobile and social messaging, is sponsoring Effective Scala taking place tonight at 6:30 p.m. PT at 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco: http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area-Scala-Enthusiasts/events/75066602/. Message Bus is also sponsoring the Effective Scala taking place this Wednesday, December 12, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. PT at Box in Los Altos: http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area-Scala-Enthusiasts/events/76919492/.
Both meetups will feature Scala veterans who will lead discussions on subjects of interest to Scala developers of all skill levels. Marius Eriksen of Twitter will go beyond what he wrote in his Effective Scala document and talk about how these best practices have improved Twitter's Scala usage. David Pollak, creator of the Lift web framework, will discuss moving beyond object-oriented programming. Mike Slinn of Micronautics Research Corporation and lead organizer of BASE will present a tutorial on the mechanics of Java / Scala interoperability. Andrew Headrick of Ticketfly will be the M/C.
At each meetup, Effective Scala will give away two copies of Jet Brain's IntelliJ IDEA 12 and JRebel. As well as 2 e-copies of "Monadic Design Patterns," published by Artima.
"Effective Scala is an event focused on best practices for developing applications and services that scale using the Scala programming language," said Ken Cheney, President of Message Bus. "Message Bus is pleased to support the dynamic and innovative community of Scala developers by sponsoring Effective Scala, and believe it is a critical part of our technology leadership role in the Bay Area and beyond."
About Message Bus
Message Bus provides a cloud-native application service for enabling and powering messaging across email, mobile and social channels, helping to ensure deliverability of critical communications, transactional messages, and marketing messages. The company removes the burden and cost of deploying multiple messaging servers with a service available via SMTP or through a programmatic API. Market leading companies rely on Message Bus to manage the trust relationship between senders and recipients, increasing their message deliverability rates and revenues. Key benefits include lower cost to market, compliance to industry regulations and protecting brand reputation. More information about the company and careers are available on the company's website: http://www.messagebus.com.