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By Kore Nordmann, first published at Tue, 31 Jan 2012 11:10:45 +0100

High quality JavaScript

Almost exactly 1 ½ year ago Manuel, Kore and me founded Qafoo to help teams all over the world with creating high quality PHP applications. And we have to admit: It's working out amazingly great! :) And now it's time to add something exciting new on top: Qafoo goes JavaScript!

Get expert consulting for the full stack of your web application architecture and software design.

Yeah, it's true, we warmly welcome Jakob Westhoff as a new member of our team. Jakob is a well-known expert in the area of high-quality web applications, with a broad background in the JavaScript side of the story, as well as in the PHP world. He is an experienced trainer and speaker on international web conferences.

With Jakob in our team, we are happy to provide our customers an even more complete knowledge base around the full stack of high-quality web applications. This of course includes consulting, training and engineering in e.g. the following areas.

Get the experts on board for an individual training for the power of your team.

  • Various levels of JavaScript and best practices, with topics like closures, scopes, prototypes and more.

  • Automated JavaScript quality assurance using unit tests on various frameworks like js-test-driver, buster.js and sinon.js for mocks, stubs and spies.

  • Consulting on the architecture and software design of web applications with rich web clients (complex HTML5), as well as JavaScript in the backend using nodejs

  • In detailed knowledge about the ECMA-262 Revision 5 (ES5) as well as languages like CoffeeScript, which are compiled directly to JavaScript.

  • Engineering assistance with cutting edge web mechanisms like dependency management systems using Asynchronous Module Definition (AMD) or compatibility solutions using seamless degradation, feature detection und polyfills.

  • Concept and evaluation of various high-end JavaScript frameworks like jQuery, ExtJS, Dojo, YUI and more in the browser or Express, Connect and others on the server, as well as various micro frameworks.

So, with our new team member and this amazingly enhanced topic portfolio, we are happily looking forward to a great year 2012! See you soon. :)

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  • Arne on Tue, 31 Jan 2012 15:07:07 +0100

    This is exciting news, guys!
    All the best for all the fancy projects to come!
    Cheers, Arne