Scala Design Patterns

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  • Immerse yourself in industry-standard design patterns—structural, creational, and behavioral—to create extraordinary applications
  • Feel the power of traits and their application in Scala
  • Implement abstract and self types and build clean design patterns
  • Build complex entity relationships using structural design patterns
  • Create applications faster by applying functional design patterns

Scala has become increasingly popular in many different IT sectors. The language is exceptionally feature-rich which helps developers write less code and get faster results. Design patterns make developer’s lives easier by helping them write great software that is easy to maintain, runs efficiently and is valuable to the company or people concerned.

You will learn about the various features of Scala and be able to apply well-known, industry-proven design patterns in your work. The book starts off by focusing on some of the most interesting features of Scala while using practical real-world examples. We will also cover the popular "Gang of Four" design patterns and show you how to incorporate functional patterns effectively. By the end of this book, you will have enough knowledge and understanding to quickly assess problems and come up with elegant solutions.

  • Unleash the power of Scala and apply it in the real world.
  • Increase your efficiency by leveraging the power of Creational, Structural, Behavioural, and Functional design patterns.
  • Build object oriented and functional applications quickly and effectively.
Page Count 382
Course Length 11 hours 27 minutes
ISBN 9781785882500
Date Of Publication 29 Feb 2016


Ivan Nikolov

Ivan Nikolov is a technical architect based in London. He works in the ad tech industry and uses Scala in combination with libraries and technologies such as Spark, Hadoop, RabbitMQ, Kafka, SQL and NoSQL stores, and Akka. He also uses other JVM and scripting languages. Some of the projects Ivan has worked on include a large-scale real-time machine learning platform, batch processing solutions, and high load APIs. Ivan also likes getting involved with open source projects, whether it be to contribute or get inspiration and good ideas.