Sneaking Scala Into Your Organization

Introducing new languages into an organization is always difficult. Scala presents further challenges to Java developers, as it represents a fundamentally different way of programming. This video presents a problem faced by a team, the Java solution and the Scala solution that was ultimately adopted. It shows that Scala did provide a better solution and identifies the techniques used to mitigate the risks identified by the team.

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