Because Groovy is so new, most readers will be learning it from scratch. Groovy In Action quickly moves through the basics of Groovy. After getting readers up and running, Groovy in Action presents rich and detailed examples illustrating Groovy's enhancements to Java along with Groovy's special support for XML, regular expressions and database programming. Readers get their hands dirty exploring tips and tricks for Groovy programming along with core tasks such as unit testing and build support. Readers will even learn to script Windows via Groovy. An additional bonus track is dedicated to Grails, the Groovy Web Application Framework. Groovy in Action introduces Groovy by example, presenting lots of reusable code while explaining the underlying concepts. Java developers new to Groovy find a smooth transition into the dynamic programming world. Groovy experts gain a solid reference that challenges them to explore Groovy deeply and creatively.
Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende
is a senior software developer, mentor and coach at Canoo
Engineering AG, Basel, Switzerland. He writes for leading magazines on software
development and speaks at international conferences. He joined the Groovy
project as a committer in 2004.
Andrew Glover is the President of Stelligent Incorporated. He actively blogs
about software quality at thediscoblog.com and testearly.com.
Dr Paul King is Managing Director and Principal Consultant for ASERT, has
provided technical and strategic consulting to hundreds of organizations
throughout the U.S. and Asia Pacific.
Guillaume Laforge is the official Groovy Project Manager and member of
the JSR-241 Expert Group standardizing the Groovy Scripting Language.
Guillaume is a software architect and Open Source consultant, working for
Jon Skeet is a software engineer and Groovy enthusiast who specializes in
Java and C# development.