LeanBytes

Handling Null Values

Brian Hartin

Brian Hartin

Brian will briefly talk about how he has used a particular approach to almost ignore the concept of null values. CAVEAT: this approach probably makes the most sense in languages that have an Option type. Brian will also talk about how optional values increase complexity and how Scala 3 has features to essentially prohibit null values.

What the heck is Lean BYTES?

Lean BYTES is a short, 16-minute (get it? two bytes equal 16 bits... #nerdjokes), presentation designed to provide you with the tools you need to take your teams to the next level in an easily consumable, shareable format.

Upcoming Bytes

Don't miss our most recent rants and musings on everything software and technology.

LeanBytes

March 5, 2024 - 11:45am — 12:01pm

Measuring Team Efficiency & Productivity with DORA Metrics
Tim Gifford
Tim Gifford

You know your IT teams are making progress in strengthening their engineering and delivery practices, but how can you start to measure this in a more quantifiable way?

LeanBytes

April 2, 2024 - 11:45am — 12:01pm

How to Start Solving For Any Problem
Matt Smith
Matt Smith

In working toward product or business goals, we all inevitably encounter complex problems that could be solved in a variety of ways.