Building Scalable Apps Using Scala: Africa's Talking and Elarian Experience

Sat, Jul 23, 10:00 AM (EAT)

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Join us as Sam Gikandi, Africa's Talking and Elarian CEO shares his over 20yrs of building solutions in Finance and Communication and recently customer data. He will share the experience of building scalable solutions using Scala, the trade-off, and what developers should consider when considering all the compliance, underlying opportunities, and the role of open source.

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About this event

The world is moving to more of a decentralized world, as a developer, there are several facets of problems you need to solve; compliance, GDPR, monolith, micro-service, and scale. How do we solve these problems using Scala, how do we address this at the backend?


Join us as Sam Gikandi, Africa's Talking and Elarian CEO shares his over 20yrs of building solutions in Finance and Communication and recently Customer Data. He will share the experience of building scalable solutions using Scala: the trade-off, and what developers should consider when considering all the compliance, underlying opportunities, and the role of open source. 


Agenda:

  • Introduction
  • Scala Experience
  • Open Source
  • Developer opportunities

Pre-requisite

  1. Lightbend Scala Language - Professional

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Speaker

When

Saturday, Jul 23
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM (EAT)

Where

Africa's Talking HQ, 23 Apple Cross
Mzima Springs Rd, Lavington, Nairobi Nairobi00100

Hosts

  • Hungai Amuhinda

    Hungai Amuhinda

    Kappa Pay

    CTO

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  • Michael Kimathi

    Michael Kimathi

    Africa's Talking

    Developer Relations Community

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