Gradle has become a very populor build tool for JVM development, especially after becoming the primary way of building Android apps.
Yet Gradle is far more than that. It presents a next generation of build tooling, suitable for use in a polyglot, non-JVM world. In this session we'll be looking at:
- Introduction to Gradle for non-Groovy Geeks
- Breaking into the next generation of build tools
- Gradle in a polyglot world
- Usage of Gradle for deployment, Devops, and documentation
Schalk Cronjé is a freelance product-delivery coach, technology consultant and trainer. His A-skill profile means he works with organisations at both business and technical levels. He keeps technically fit by participating in a variety of open-source projects. He is the maintainer of Groovy-VFS and also maintains or contributes to a number of Gradle plugins including Asciidoctor, GradleTest and JRuby.