Groovy and Grails Training for Ellucian Banner Developers
Ellucian (the new company formed as the result of a merger between Sungard Higher Education SGHE and Datatel) has started releasing modules for Banner 9, based on the Groovy language and the Grails framework.
Acquiring New Skills for Ellucian Banner Developers
Developers will need reskilling. Since Groovy is based on the Java language (it’s considered a “super version” of Java; Groovy runs in the JVM) and many
developers will not be familiar with Java nor and object oriented language, OO concepts and basic Java skills will be the place to start - i.e.
Gentle Java and OO Development.
Getting Started with Groovy and Grails.