While Java remains popular and Kotlin has become popular, Scala hasn't been sitting still. This third edition covers the new features in Scala 3.0 with updates throughout the book. Programming Scala is ideal for beginning to advanced developers who want a complete understanding of Scala's design philosophy and features with a thoroughly practical focus.
Program faster with Scala's succinct and flexible syntax
Dive into basic and advanced functional programming techniques
Build killer big data and distributed apps using Scala's functional combinators and tools like Spark and Akka
Create concise solutions to challenging design problems with the sophisticated type system, mixin composition with traits, pattern matching, and more
About the Author
Dean Wampler (@deanwampler) is an expert in streaming data systems, focusing on applications of ML/AI. He is Head of Evangelism at Anyscale.io, which is focused on distributed Python for ML/AI. Previously, he was an engineering VP at Lightbend, where he led the development of Lightbend CloudFlow, an integrated system for building and running streaming data applications with Akka Streams, Apache Spark, Apache Flink, and Apache Kafka. Dean is the author of "Fast Data Architectures for Streaming Applications", "Programming Scala", "Functional Programming for Java Developers", and the coauthor of "Programming Hive", all from O'Reilly. He's a contributor to several open source projects. A frequent Strata Data Conference speaker, he's also the co-organizer of several conferences around the world and several user groups in Chicago. He has a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Washington.