Perl

February 2018

Perl in Romania

2018-02-13T17:24:40+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Categories: Community, Perl|Tags: , , , , |

Perl is a programming language created by Larry Wall in 1987. It gained popularity in the 1990’ and was also referred to as the “duct tape that holds the Internet together”. For esthetic and practical purposes I will be referring to Perl 5 in this article as Perl. Last December it turned 30, an

December 2017

White Camel Awards 2017

2017-12-19T17:11:22+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Categories: Perl|Tags: , |

We’re happy to announce that Robert Masic, our co-founder, has received a White Camel Award for Perl Advocady. Rob has won the Perl Advocacy award for his and our involvement and support of the Perl community. We are honored to receive this award and happy to contribute to the community as a company and as

30 things about Perl on its 30th birthday

2017-12-20T10:03:21+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Community, Perl|Tags: , |

Today the Perl programming language is turning 30. That’s quite a milestone. At 30 you start to evaluate your life, you start to put things in perspective and see what you’ve done with yourself. Well, as a programming language Perl doesn’t go through all that, but that doesn’t mean we can’t showcase a few

September 2017

The Perl Conference in Amsterdam

2017-09-14T11:00:01+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Community, Events, Perl|Tags: , |

Last year Cluj Napoca was the lucky host of YAPC::EU 2016, more than 300 Perl Mongers came down, took in the transylvanian vibe and enjoyed all things Perl. It was great being host, but we were excited to attend the Perl conference in Amsterdam. This lovely event, formerly known as YAPC, was the yearly meeting

June 2017

Calendis, appointments made in Perl

2017-07-13T13:19:29+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Categories: Perl, Perl Case Studies, Written by our colleagues|Tags: , , , |

I have been a Perl developer for most of my professional career,  since I first started to write code for a living, about 6 years ago. I mostly did back-end for web applications, but I also remember a Voice over IP app and some DevOps scripts I wrote. I am still a Perl developer after

May 2017

Perl Survey Data Paints the Picture of Perl in 2017

2017-05-11T15:27:40+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Categories: Community, Perl, Written by our colleagues|Tags: , , , |

As a software development company with many Perl developers and an entire department created around this technology we explored the data of the Perl Developer Survey run by BuiltinPerl and found some very interesting facts.  How long have you been using Perl 5? Experienced is the perfect word to describe most Perl 5 developers as

April 2017

Outsourcing Destinations: Asia and Eastern Europe

2017-12-18T17:19:01+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Categories: Community, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tech is something that exists on a global scale, a community of people and companies that work together to create unbelievable things. It doesn’t take into account nationality, ethnicity or borders. Working in tech is like being part of an international family at all times. It doesn’t really matter where you are in the world,

March 2017

Perl Case Study: Mobile Platform Build System

2017-07-13T13:44:16+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Categories: Community, Perl, Perl Case Studies, Technical, Written by our colleagues|Tags: , , |

This is a case study about a project we did in Perl for one of our customers, ST-Ericsson, a global wireless platform and semiconductor supplier to top mobile device manufacturers.     The challenge The customer needed a system to handle building of executable units for mobile platform software products. This system had to fit

Learning Perl from a Java Perspective

2017-03-08T13:28:12+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: Java, Perl, Technical, Written by our colleagues|Tags: , , , |

Duke is a Java developer with 5 years of experience. One day, Duke got curious and wanted to learn something about a language called Perl. Duke has a friend, Larry. Larry is a Perl developer for quite some time now. He’s an experienced developer, he know multiple languages, including Java. He played around with it