Server-side Swift - The future is bright

Last updated: 16 days ago

At the beginning of the decade, server-side Swift seemed to have an uncertain future. The exit of IBM left many feeling like Swift on the server was not ready and would never happen. In this talk we'll look at the state of server-side Swift and discuss how wrong that opinion is! We'll look at some of the recent developments in the world of Swift, including Swift Crypto and the roadmap for Swift 6 see what they offer for Swift on the server. We'll take a look at real examples of the companies building and using Swift applications on the server. Finally, we'll discuss some of the final missing pieces and what's needed to take Swift on the server to the next level.