Building with JavaScript Task Runners

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Talk Title

Building with JavaScript Task Runners

Talk Description

JavaScript task runners automate build processes in web applications. To the uninitiated, the idea of writing JavaScript to manage your build can be an odd concept, but it is actually very simple. In this talk we will cover task runners in general; why exist, what problems they solve. We’ll drill into the two big boys; Grunt and Gulp and spend a bit of time looking at how Gulp works

Suitable Audience

Web Developers, beginners

Technologies Covered

Gulp, JavaScript

Typical Time Range

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30 minutes

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My Bio

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  • Third Person: Martin is a technical evangelist for Microsoft based in the UK. In his role, Martin talks with customers, partners, start-ups and anyone who is willing to listen about developing applications on the Microsoft platform. This includes Windows, Office, Microsoft Azure and Web technologies including ASP.net and the Edge browser. Martin has been working with Microsoft development technologies since the late 90's and has been working for Microsoft directly since 2005.
  • First Person: I am a technical evangelist for Microsoft based in the UK. In my work, I talk with customers, partners, start-ups and anyone who is willing to listen about developing applications on the Microsoft platform. This includes Windows, Office, Microsoft Azure and Web technologies including ASP.net and the Edge browser. I have been working with Microsoft development technologies since the late 90's and has been working for Microsoft directly since 2005.
  • Short: Martin works for Microsoft as an evangelist. He's into Web, AI, Mobile Apps and Cloud.

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