Rich Hickey on Clojure's Features and Implementation

Posted in Development, Conferences on June 15, 2009


Rich Hickey on Clojure's Features and Implementation
Summary
In this interview taped at QCon London 2009, Rich Hickey talks about all things Clojure: Software Transactional Memory, concurrency, persistent data structures, ports, AOT compilation, and more.

Bio
Rich Hickey, the author of Clojure, is an independent software designer, consultant and application architect with over 20 years of experience in all facets of software development.

About the conference
QCon is a conference that is organized by the community, for the community.The result is a high quality conference experience where a tremendous amount of attention and investment has gone into having the best content on the most important topics presented by the leaders in our community. QCon is designed with the technical depth and enterprise focus of interest to technical team leads, architects, and project managers.

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Tags: Ruby, Java, Lisp, Interview, Scalability, InfoQ, Architecture, Dynamic Languages, Language Design, QCon, Compilers, Language, Clojure, Performance & Scalability, Broadcasting, Development, QCon London 2009, STM