Tuesday Apr 30
17:30 –
18:20
Location: 205-206

Server-side Kotlin with Coroutines

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Kotlin was designed as a general-purpose programming language and with coroutines writing server-side code is a easy as never before on JVM. We'll dissect scalability and reliability problems of a traditional thread-based stacks and discuss the process of mitigating those issues by introducing asynchrony with Kotlin coroutines. We'll see how coroutine-based design naturally avoids common pitfalls of traditional asynchronous programming such as resource management, error handling and request cancellation, producing safe and reliable code using a concept of structured concurrency.

kotlin
programming
Roman Elizarov
Kotlin Libraries Team Lead at JetBrains
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