Creating Dynamic Applications with Django and Backbone.js
September 4th, 11:05 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
See how well Django and Backbone.js can complement each other, and learn a few best-practices for building dynamic web applications using these tools in concert.
Django is a great tool for creating powerful database-driven web applications quickly. The ORM, form processing, the admin interface, and wealth of community applications make Django the right tool for a number of situations.
- Similarities and differences in how the two frameworks see the world
- Creating REST interfaces with Django REST Framework
- Tools to ease the interface between Django and Backbone
- Templating strategies
- Shortcomings and implications on accessibility