The JVM Thing – “Bespoke Kotlin Plugins, how they work and things to look out for”

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The JVM Thing is a tech community group for the JVM language community, bringing together Software enthusiasts to show, tell, share knowledge and discuss key topics related to the JVM ecosystem.

Ktor is one of the most popular web frameworks for Kotlin currently, extensible through Ktor Plugins. Hear from Alexey Soshin, Solution Architect at Depop, as he talks about creating their own plugin to answer specific needs for monitoring. We will also cover how Plugins lifecycle works, and showcase some less obvious aspects of this process.

About Alexey Soshin: Solutions Architect at Depop, author of “Hands-on Design Patterns with Kotlin” book and “Pragmatic System Design” course. Drives the upskilling of engineers at Depop in Kotlin. Conference speaker

About Depop: Depop is the fashion marketplace where the next generation buy, sell and get inspired. They are headquartered in London, UK with locations in Manchester, New York and Australia. Depop have more than 25 million registered users in 180+ countries. In the UK, 1 in 3 Gen Z/Millennials are registered and in the US they have grown 300% over two years. Depop are also the only European player to have recently entered the top 25 shopping apps by daily active users.


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The JVM Thing – “Bespoke Kotlin Plugins, how they work and things to look out for”
22nd Sep 2021 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Hosted by Fruition IT

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