Decoupled Library Packages for PHP 5.4

A session at php|tek 2012

Thursday 24th May, 2012

10:15am to 11:15am (CST)

This talk will give an overview of the Aura project, a collection of independent (non-framework) library packages providing commonly-needed tools for developers. The talk includes a discussion of the benefits of dependency injection when removing dependencies.

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Paul Jones

Paul is an internationally recognized PHP expert who has worked as everything from junior developer to VP of Engineering in all kinds of organizations (corporate, military, non-profit, educational, and medical among others). Paul’s latest open-source project is the Aura Framework for PHP. Among his other accomplishments, Paul is the lead developer of the Solar Framework, the creator of the Savant template system, has authored a series of authoritative benchmarks on dynamic framework performance, and was a founding contributor to the Zend Framework (the DB, DB_Table, and View components). In a previous career, Paul was an intelligence operations specialist for the US Air Force, and enjoys punching 7.62mm holes at 400 meters.

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Time 10:15am11:15am CST

Date Thu 24th May 2012

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