Dean Wampler

Dean Wampler

Big Data, Hadoop, Scala and Java expert

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Chicago, Illinois

Areas of Expertise:

  • Big Data with Hadoop
  • Scala
  • Internet/Enterprise Applications
  • Functional Programming
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Aspect-Oriented Programming
  • Agile Methods: XP and Lean.
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
  • writing
Dean Wampler, Ph.D. is a Consultant for Typesafe, where he specializes in helping clients succeed with Scala and Functional Programming projects. He works with "Big Data" tools like Hadoop, Spark, and Machine Learning libraries, and Reactive tools like Akka and Play. Dean is an O'Reilly author and a frequent conference speaker and organizer. He has a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Washington.

Programming Scala Programming Scala
by Alex Payne, Dean Wampler
Second Edition May 2014

Programming Hive Programming Hive
by Jason Rutherglen, Dean Wampler, Edward Capriolo
September 2012
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $33.99

Functional Programming for Java Developers Functional Programming for Java Developers
by Dean Wampler
July 2011
Print: $22.99
Ebook: $16.99

Programming Scala Programming Scala
by Dean Wampler, Alex Payne
September 2009
Print: $44.99
Ebook: $35.99

The Seductions of Scala The Seductions of Scala
by Dean Wampler
August 2010
Video: $99.99

"An experienced programmer can learn a great deal of Scala from this book. Clearly, this book is meant and best used for self-study, but it could also be used as a textbook at the upper undergraduate or graduate level."
--Edgar R. Chavez, Computing Reviews

"...the final consideration is that Programming Scala is a good work and it's one of the best ways and one of the best books to enter in the wonderful Scala world."
--Roberto Bentivoglio, JUG Lugano

"Here is the best source for learning Scala..."
--Michael L. Kleper, The Kleper Report on Digital Publishing