EmpowerApps.Show – Server-Side Swift with Tim Condon

In this episode, Leo talks with Tim Condon about Server-Side Swift and the Vapor Web Framework:

  • How Vapor fits into the development of an application
  • Why you’d choose Vapor
  • What it takes to get started

… as well as..

  • How does Vapor compare to NodeJS, Ruby, .Net or PHP?
  • What is the Server-Side Group and SwiftNIO?
  • Is Vapor ready for production?
  • What’s the best way to get started?
  • How can you share code correctly between iOS and the server?
  • What improvements are being made in Vapor 4?
  • How does Swift 5 change the way database models work?
  • How has SwiftUI and Combine affected Vapor and the way HTML is rendered?