Advanced Haskell Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

haskelladv

Duration Duration

14 hours (usually 2 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Basic knowledge of Haskell programming language and some experience with Haskell programming.

Overview Overview

This course is for those users of Haskell who have a good grasp of the basics and want a deeper understanding of the language and be able to tackle serious, larger-scope problems in Haskell.

Participants should expect to get a working understanding of the most important features of modern Haskell; be able to read and write advanced Haskell programs and libraries.

Course Outline Course Outline

Basic Typeclassopedia

  • Functor
  • Applicative
  • Foldable, Traversable
  • Monads
  • Other (Arrow, etc.)

Advanced types

  • Algebraic data types in depth
  • Advanced Type classes
  • Type families
  • GADTs

Debugging and code optimizing

  • Strictness in data types and functions
  • Memory and CPU profiling
  • Efficient data structures (bytestring, text, vector and co.)
  • Note on "unsafes"

Understanding the Runtime System

  • Memory layout in GHC
  • Unpacking strict fields
  • Understanding and reading Core

Concurrency in Haskell

  • Haskell threads
  • MVars and co.
  • STM
  • Parallelism

Foreign Function Interface

  • FFI basics
  • Safe vs. unsafe
  • Globals in Haskell

Template Haskell

  • Splicing and quotation
  • The Q monad
  • Reification

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Test Automation with Selenium TX, Austin - Littlefield Congress Tue, Aug 23 2016, 9:30 am $3480 / $5705

Upcoming Courses

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VA, Richmond - Sun Trust Center DowntownMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$3350 / N/A
CT, East Berlin - East BerlinMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$3350 / N/A
FL, Orlando – GAI BuildingMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$3350 / N/A
New York (NYC) - Queens CenterMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$3350 / N/A
CO, Denver - DTC Corporate Center IIITue, Jun 21 2016, 9:30 am$3350 / N/A

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