Type-Safe DB Access with Persistent

November 18, 2014

Greg Weber, lead developer at doxIQ and maintainer of persistent-mongoDB, gives an overview of the Persistent database access library.

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  • How to approach the db “impedance mismatch”
  • Comparison with other Haskell db libraries
  • Separation of schema declaration and querying
  • Limitations from database agnosticity
  • Addons to address limitations
  • Recent major changes
  • Planned future enhancements
  • Q&A