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[WSO2Con EU 2017] Introduction to Ballerina

  • By WSO2 Team
  • 6 Nov, 2017

Introduction to Ballerina

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Introduction to Ballerina

Afkham Azeez Senior Director - Platform Architecture, WSO2
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Ballerina is an event-driven, parallel programming language for networked applications. It has textual and graphical syntaxes with sequence diagram metaphor and is strongly and statically typed with a powerful type system. In this session Azeez will explore the motivations behind creating Ballerina and the various advantages of using Ballerina over any other programming language for your integration needs.


Afkham Azeez Senior Director - Platform Architecture, WSO2

Afkham’s key role is to drive efforts focused on the development and enhancement of WSO2 middleware. He is an elected member of the Apache Software Foundation and a Project Management Committee member and a long-time committer for a number of projects. He specializes in distributed computing, highly available and scalable applications, Java 2 Platform Enterprise Edition (J2EE) technologies, and service-oriented architecture.