At this month’s meeting Peter Armstrong, who is going to be in town because he is speaking at the Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise Conference, will be giving a presentation on integrating Flex with Ruby on Rails.
We will be raffling off one free copy of Flex Builder 3 Professional as well as two copies of Peter’s Book, Flexible Rails: Flex 3 on Rails 2
Peter Armstrong has been developing rich client applications for over 7 years and has worked with Flex full-time since July 2004, including being part of the team that won the 2006 Adobe MAX Award for RIA/Web Development. Before becoming a Flex developer, Peter was a Java Swing developer for a Silicon Valley BPM startup. On the Ruby on Rails side, Peter has been tracking Rails since mid-2005 and is the organizer of The Vancouver Ruby/Rails Meetup group.
Peter is also a frequent speaker on using Flex and Rails together, including presentations at The Vancouver Flash/Flex Meetup, a RailsConf 2007 BOF, The Vancouver RIA Developer Camp and Rails to Italy in Pisa. He lives in the Vancouver, BC area and works as an independent consultant doing Flex, AIR and Rails development, training and workshops through his company Ruboss Technology Corporation.