Overview This is our seventh episode! in it we cover: Interview with Damien Katz CTO of couchbase database company and creator of the Couchdb project. In what we did section we cover: Yardena developed a library for monitoring procceses using Akka, she also migrated to git with her team using gitflow and considered gerrit for code reviews but decided on reviewboard. Ronen gave a talk about Vagrant and opskeleton, He also worked with virtualenv in python land and used swagger to document some API's, carmine is a redis library that he contributed code to. In the news we covered: Prismatic released plumbing. Language expressiveness survey. New round of Coursera’s functional programming in scala is starting, a study group in LivePerson, underscore-il group. Slick 1.0 is out (LINQ for Scala). Datomisca - Scala API for Datomic.