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    Jonathan Guthrie

    Jono has been developing server side applications for nearly 20 years, with a number of different languages. Moved to Canada from New Zealand in 2010 to help architect the next generation of server side development, he’s now part of the Perfect team bringing Swift to the server. In his spare time he’s a session musician, sound engineer, gamer, and loves writing API’s for all sorts of obscure things.


    CocoaConf Chicago 2017 Presentations

    Creating Backend/Server Side API’s the Easy Way: In Swift

    Got an idea for a great macOS or iOS app, but you need a backend API to make it work?

    In this session we’ll see how easy it is to get up and running with a backend server side API in a language you’re already familiar with, and even use the same backend API to serve data to an iOS app and a web frontend.