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Wednesday, November 19 • 16:10 - 17:05
Tomer Gabel - Nashorn: JavaScript that doesn't suck (Slides)

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One of Java 8's much-touted features, Nashorn is a fully-fledged JavaScript engine written purely in Java and intended to replace the aging Rhino engine. Completely rebuilt from scratch and leveraging several significant JVM advancements, Nashorn provides a robust and highly performant platform to host and embed JavaScript in your applications. In this talk I'll focus on the whys and the hows of Nashorn, provide a hopefully complete overview of the new engine and its features.

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Tomer Gabel

A programming junkie and computer history aficionado, Tomer's been around the block a few times before settling at Wix as a system architect. In the last couple of years he's developed a major crush on Scala, promoting it within the Israeli software industry as part of Java.IL (Israeli... Read More →

Wednesday November 19, 2014 16:10 - 17:05 EET
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