Category Archives: Scala

Scala Quickstart for Oracle DBAs

For the benefit of my fellow DBAs, here is a quick guide to getting up and running with Scala, a language that is gaining a lot of interest recently. The aim of the exercise is to produce the simplest possible … Continue reading

Posted in Operation Foothold, Oracle, Scala | 6 Comments

Jack of all trades → Master of Disaster.

When I got started in the industry†, like many people I was a generalist; designing and programming GUIs, network services, systems and database administration, even a bit of Photoshop, account management (the other sort of clients!) and end-user support. I … Continue reading

Posted in Business, C++, f#, Ocaml, Oracle, Random thoughts, Scala | 3 Comments