Beginning Haskell: A Project-Based Approach by Alejandro Serrano Mena

By Alejandro Serrano Mena

▓ A broad-based creation to the Haskell language, its libraries and surroundings, and to the useful programming paradigm that's quick transforming into in significance within the software program undefined. The booklet takes a project-based method of studying the language that's unified round the development of a web based storefront. first-class assurance is given to the Haskell atmosphere and assisting instruments. those contain the Cabal construct device for dealing with tasks and modules, the HUnit and QuickCheck instruments for software program trying out, the Scotty framework for constructing net purposes, continual and Esqueleto for database entry, and in addition parallel and disbursed programming libraries.

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Functional programming is amassing momentum, permitting programmers to specific themselves in a extra concise method, lowering boilerplate and extending the security of code. certainly, mainstream languages similar to C# and Java are adopting gains from practical programming, and from languages imposing that paradigm. Haskell is a chic and noise-free natural useful language with a protracted heritage, having a big variety of library individuals and an lively neighborhood. This makes Haskell the easiest software for either studying and making use of useful programming, and starting Haskell the proper ebook to teach off the language and what it might do.
∙ Takes you thru a chain of tasks displaying the various components of the language.
∙ presents an outline of crucial libraries and instruments within the Haskell ecosystem.
∙ Teaches you ways to use practical styles in real-world scenarios.

▓ desk of Contents
Part I: First Steps
1. Going Functional
2. mentioning the knowledge Model
3. Reusing Code via Lists
4. utilizing bins and sort Classes
5. Laziness and limitless Structures
Part II: info Mining
6. understanding Your consumers utilizing Monads
7. extra Monads: Now for Recommendations
8. Parallelizing the Execution
Part III: source Handling
9. facing records: IO and Conduit
10. developers and Parsers
11. secure Database Access
12. internet Applications
Part IV: area particular Languages
13. robust Types
14. characteristic Grammars
Part V: Engineering the Store
15. Documenting, checking out, and Verifying
16. Architecting Your Application

▒ What you’ll learn
∙ construct small and massive initiatives utilizing the Haskell language.
∙ benefit from environment instruments reminiscent of Cabal, HLint, and QuickCheck.
∙ enforce effective movement I/O through libraries like Conduit.
∙ Parallelize code to run on a number of processors or dispensed throughout a network.
∙ Create domain-specific languages useable by way of company clients, and to take on particular challenge domains.
∙ construct Haskell-backed web content utilizing database and web-application libraries similar to power, Esqueleto, and Scotty

▒ Who this publication is for
Beginning Haskell is for programmers new to useful programming, who are looking to study this new paradigm and the way it may well enhance the standard in their code. starting Haskell can be an outstanding selection for practical programmers desirous to get a flavor of the Haskell atmosphere and its particular beneficial properties, or who desire to know about complicated style procedure good points and styles.

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