The State of JavaScript:
2019 and Beyond

Read about the latest developments and trends,
and how things will change in 2019 and beyond

Future of JavaScript in 2018 - Progress Whitepaper

What is the state of the JavaScript ecosystem? What are the latest developments and trends, and how will things change in 2019 and beyond?

This whitepaper, written by our leading web development experts, will help answer these questions and more as they share their deep insight into the state of the JavaScript ecosystem.

In this whitepaper you will learn about:

  • ECMAScript in 2019 & Beyond
  • The State of Vue.js
  • The State of React
  • The State of Angular
  • What’s new with jQuery
  • How to speed development time with Kendo UI
  • “JavaScript-Native” Mobile Development

And so much more! Download the whitepaper today.


Tara Manicsic
Jen Looper Google Developer Expert

Jen Looper is a Google Developer Expert with over 18 years' experience as a web and mobile developer, specializing in creating cross-platform mobile apps. She's a multilingual multiculturalist with a passion for hardware hacking, mobile apps, Vue.js, machine learning and discovering new things every day. She is the founder and CEO of Vue Vixens, an initiative promoting diversity in the Vue.js community. Visit her online at, or via Twitter @jenlooper. 

Tara Manicsic
Sebastian Witalec Senior Developer Advocate

Sebastian Witalec is a Senior Developer Advocate for Progress who specialises in Angular and NativeScript. He loves working on both serious and fun projects and one day he will use his robot army to conquer the world. He is always happy to learn about new stuff and to pass the knowledge as far as his voice (or the wire) can take him. Sebastian is based in London and is actively working with various dev communities in the area. When not acting techie, he is a massive football fan/player (probably bigger at heart than skills). You can follow Sebastian on Twitter @sebawita. 

Alyssa Nicoll
Alyssa Nicoll Angular Developer Advocate

Alyssa is an Angular Developer Advocate and Google Developer Expert. Her two degrees (Web Design & Development and Psychology) feed her speaking career. She has spoken at over 30 conferences internationally, specializing in motivational soft talks, and enjoys gaming on the Xbox and scuba diving in her spare time. Her DMs are always open, come talk sometime.

John Bristowe
John Bristowe Developer Relations Progress

John Bristowe is a member of the Developer Relations team at Progress. He specializes in web and mobile app development and spends much of his time focused on products like Kendo UI, Fiddler, NativeScript and various .NET tools.

TJ VanToll
TJ VanToll Principal Developer Advocate Progress

TJ VanToll is a frontend developer, author and a Principal Developer Advocate for Progress. TJ has over a decade of web development experience, including a few years working on the jQuery team. Nowadays, he spends his time helping web developers build mobile apps through projects like NativeScript.

Rob Lauer
Rob Lauer Senior Manager of Developer Relations Progress

Rob Lauer is Senior Manager of Developer Relations at Progress and has a passion for mobile app development and the open web. You can find Rob rambling as @RobLauer on Twitter.

Eric Bishard
Eric Bishard KendoReact Developer Advocate Progress

Eric Bishard is a Developer Advocate working with KendoReact here at Progress. As a software engineer, he has experience building web-based applications with a focus on components for user interfaces in frameworks like Angular and React. Feel free to connect with Eric (@httpJunkie) on Twitter!

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