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Tuesday, June 23 • 11:10am - 11:40am
Deno, a Secure Runtime for JavaScript and TypeScript - Ryan Dahl, Deno Land

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Dynamically typed programming environments are an important part of modern software infrastructure. Because of the market pressure to improve web browsers, JavaScript has emerged as the dynamic language with the fastest, most robust runtime: V8. JavaScript has proven itself useful outside the browser with Node.js. But the JS language has had major improvements since Node.js was conceived in 2009 and it is time to consider modifications to its design. The Deno project (https://deno.land/) is attempting to provide a modern dynamic language environment that can solve all the various industrial needs required in a scripting platform.


Ryan Dahl

Engineer, Deno Land
Ryan studied mathematics at UCSD and University of Rochester before pursuing software professionally. In 2009, he created Node.js and managed the project through its initial years of development. He has worked in various domains of software engineering since - from servers to computer... Read More →

Tuesday June 23, 2020 11:10am - 11:40am CDT
Room 1
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