thoughtbot, one of the leading Ruby on Rails development in the world will give you a crash course in the Ruby on Rails web application development framework. Demonstrating its power and simplicity by building an actual application throughout this 2 hour course.
Ruby on Rails is the web-programming that powers tens of thousands of popular web applications including Twitter, Groupon, and more.
By the end of this course you will know how to get started with Rails development and know many of the features that Rails has to offer.
Students must provide their own laptop, but will receive instructions for setting up for Rails development prior to the course.
Be sure to check out our Introduction to Ruby on October 15th, from 7-9pm.
thoughtbot is one of the leading Ruby on Rails development firms in the world, and has built and launched hundreds of successful Ruby on Rails applications. For years, they've been writing what they believe in their playbook, at http://playbook.thoughtbot.com.
This course is designed for developers with very little experience with Ruby or Rails. Students are expected to have worked with some form of server programming language before. Students must provide their own laptop, but will receive instructions for setting up for Rails development prior to the course.
Chad Pytel is founder and CEO of thoughtbot, one of the leading Ruby on Rails development firms and the creators of popular plugins like paperclip, factory_girl, shoulda, and well as their own products Airbrake and Trajectory. Chad is the author of Rails AntiPatterns and Pro Active Record, and is currently at work on Backbone.js on Rails He has spoken at numerous conferences around the world. He lives in Newton, MA with his wife and two children.
Wed, Nov 7th, 2012
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm EST