Learn how to be more productive with Scala, a new multi-paradigm language for the Java
Virtual Machine (JVM) that integrates features of both object-oriented and functional programming. With this book, you'll discover why Scala
is ideal for highly scalable, component-based applications that support concurrency and distribution.
clearly explains the advantages of Scala
as a JVM language. You'll learn how to leverage the wealth of Java
class libraries to meet the practical needs of enterprise and Internet projects more easily. Packed with code examples, this book provides useful information on Scala's command-line tools, third-party tools, libraries, and available language-aware plugins for editors and IDEs.