James Williams explains how to create and manage Ratpack (a micro Groovy web framework) applications, and dealing with authentication, persistence and interfacing Grails apps.
James Williams is a Senior Software Engineer for Taulia and a frequent conference speaker. He is a co-creator of the Griffon project, a rich desktop framework for Java applications, and of WalkIN, winner of StartupBus 2011. He is the author of the upcoming book “Learning HTML5 Game Programming…” for Addison-Wesley. He blogs at http://jameswilliams.be/blog and tweets as @ecspike.
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