Building Grails Apps on Google Cloud

Track: 2GM

This talk will cover the basics of using Google cloud to build and deploy your Grails application. You will learn to use some basic services such as BigTable, Compute and Pub/Sub.

Ryan Vanderwerf

Ryan Vanderwerf is a developer on the Grails and Micronaut team at Object Computing, Inc. Previously, he was chief systems and software architect and director of products at ReachForce, where he helped design and build a Grails, Groovy, and AWS Cloud SaaS solution for marketing data management, and lead architect at, where he built a SaaS solution that allows rapid deployment of developer program portals for all kinds of companies. He has helped maintain various Grails plugins, built Java- and Linux-based webcasting for events such as SXSW, and built telecom software and SaaS systems for the financial sector. Ryan is cochair of the Austin Groovy and Grails User Group in Austin, TX, and coauthor of Effective Gradle Implementation.