User Groups in Atlanta

Atlanta Groovy & Grails User Group (ATL2G)


Scala Meetup Group

IASA Atlanta

IASA is a distributed, networked organization in the spirit of think global, act local. Its members are individuals from all aspects and levels of the architecture community, from Enterprise architect to those just beginning. To learn more, please visit [].

Agile Atlanta

This is a group for software professionals practicing Agile methods in the Atlanta Metro area. To learn more or to join their mailing list, please visit [].

Atlanta Ruby User Group


Atlanta Flash and Flex User Group


Posted in Uncategorized
AJUG Meetup

Building and Deploying 12 Factor Apps in Scala and Java

June 20, 2017

The twelve-factor app is a modern methodology for building software-as-a-service apps:

• Use declarative formats for setup automation, to minimise time and cost for new developers joining the project.

• Have a clean contract with the underlying operating system, offering maximum portability between execution environments.

• Are suitable for deployment on modern cloud platforms, obviating the need for servers and systems administration.

• Minimise divergence between development and production, enabling continuous deployment for maximum agility.

• And can scale up without significant changes to tooling, architecture, or development practices.

We will build a RESTful web service in Java and deploy the app to CloudFoundry. We will go over how to build a cloud manifest, how to keep our database credentials and application configuration outside of our code by using user-provided services and go over what it takes to build a 12 Factor application in the cloud. This presentation will be heavy on code and light on slides!


Roam Dunwoody

1155 Mount Vernon Highway NE
Atlanta, GA 30338 (map)

AJUG Tweets

Follow @atlantajug on twitter.

Recent Jobs