February 26-28, 2014
Montreal, Canada

Make an Event of It!

The upsurge in asynchronous programming has brought event-driven patterns to the forefront. But even without a rewrite in Node.js, the concept of eventing can improve your application.

This talk demonstrates how events benefit the layers of your application. We'll see how events aid in the fight against fat controllers. We'll use eventing to simplify tests and manage dependencies. We'll even see events reshape our data for maximum flexibility.

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Jason Clark

New Relic

Jason fell in love with programming as a young boy watching his dad work in Clipper and dBase III (no, really). The obsession sparked there continues to this day. His current language crushes are Ruby and Haskell, and he works for New Relic on the Ruby Agent. When not at work, he enjoys experimenting with programming languages, cycling, homebrewing, and hanging out with his family.

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