A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.
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Rafał Wasielewski

  • Software Engineer at TouK. Scala programming language enthusiast. GIS maniac. He spent an about 3 years as Java/Scala Lead Developer at building from scratch GIS system with thin clients on iOS and Andriod plaforms where he experienced concurrency performance problems, multi-threaded complexity.

    Then in 2009 he heard about Scala and Akka it changed whole concept and approach.

    In our application main idea was to make turn-by-turn navigation combined with social navigation (connected drivers) and mobile "CB Radio" voice communication geo-tagged. Focused on solving everyday problems of commutters. It works based on OpenStreetMap. Neo4j experienced user - GIS is whole about graph so storage is natural in modern graph databases.

    Holds SCJP, SCWCD, SCBCD certificates and more…

    Now he start trying to expand Polish Scala Community.

    Website: http://scala.net.pl

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