November: Groovy Builders Overview and Case Study

Groovy Builders are a powerful Groovy pattern for the convenient creation of complex objects. Using metaprogramming features and builder factory support classes, Groovy enables a Domain-Specific-Language style for the Builder Pattern.

Use Groovy Builders to make your code more concise, readable and intuitive.

This talk presents an overview of several standard Groovy Builders:

Also, a case study is presented for a PDFBuilder, which is a wrapper for the iText 2.1 open source PDF generation library.

Speaker: John Hurst

John Hurst is an independent consultant/developer based in Wellington, New Zealand. He works for companies in New Zealand and Australia, providing design, development and training. He has more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry, covering a number of development platforms.

John loves the Groovy, Man!

When

Wednesday, November 24: 5:00 for 5:15 - 6:30pm

Where

This meeting is hosted by:
Eagle Education
Eagle Technology Building
Level 5
135 Victoria Street
Wellington Central

The Java User Group thanks our host!

Date:
Wednesday, 24th.
November, 2010

Time:
5.00pm for 5:15 - 6:30pm

Venue:
Eagle Education
Eagle Technology Building
Level 5
135 Victoria Street
Wellington Central