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Why Salt? Aug. 3, 2015
Description DevOps is a growing movement in the tech community, and configuration management is a huge necessity for doing DevOps well. In this talk, we'll be talking about why you should use the SaltStack configuration management platform in your environment, versus the other major platforms of Puppet and Chef.
Description Late last year, JetBrains released a new version of their PyCharm IDE - the Educational Edition. This version has an integrated Python console, Debugger and Version Control System, along with educational features like the ability to create and deliver "fill in the missing code" exercises. This talk highlights my ...
Description The problem of introducing children to programming and computer science has seen growing attention in the past few years. Initiatives like Raspberry Pi, Code Club, code.org, (and many more) have been created to help solve this problem. With the introduction of a national computing curriculum in the UK, teachers ...
Description The teaching of programming concepts has come a long way in terms of tools and pedagogies but the underlying concepts appear timeless. In this session we will look at the place of programming in schools in the junior school through National Curriculum imperatives like Digital Technologies and the Information ...
Description Doit is a Python library for task management and automation. It provides a straightforward Python approach to manage and execute any series of interrelated tasks, such as in scientific data analysis. Doit can be used as a command line substitute for Make to drive existing tools/applications, or can be ...
Description During the development of a Python web application the inbuilt development web server provided by the web framework is often what is used. When moving to a production environment, one has to choose a more capable production grade WSGI deployment mechanism. Which of the various WSGI servers available is ...
Description This project will demonstrate how to leverage CI/CD pipelines, to deploy and rollback applications in the Openstack Cloud. Best-practices allow to automate tasks and achieve high-degree of repeatability and robustness. Jenkins will be used to implement continuous integration and continuous delivery jobs and pipelines. Packer will create images of ...
Description We have ethical responsibilities when coding. We’re able to extract remarkably precise intuitions about an individual. But do we have a right to know what they didn’t consent to share, even when they willingly shared the data that leads us there? A major retailer’s data-driven marketing accidentally revealed to ...
To AST and Beyond Aug. 3, 2015
Description Follow my journey of building a super fast templating engine which turns your markup into Python code through AST. Uncover the power available in Python's Abstract Syntax Tree module for building and manipulating code ... in your code!
Description Open edX is an open source MOOC platform. It powers courses on edx.org and those of the many adopters of the Open edX platform. Open edX is a complex platform with many interconnected parts, but the largest components are Python Django apps. This presentation will describe the experiences of ...
Description This talk introduces a new implementation of NumPy arrays that provides support for out­of­core data analysis without changing code, without breaking APIs and without losing the performance advantage provided by FORTRAN libraries or just­in­time compilers. wendelin­core acts transparently as distributed shared virtual memory manager for binary data handled by ...
Description Industrial uses of scikit-learn (business roundtable) Bio: Julien Sananikone is Project manager at PriceMinister. Benjamin Guinebertière is technical evangelist at Microsoft. Benjamin works with startups and companies of different sizes to help them technically adopt Microsoft Azure cloud, should they use Big Data, Machine Learning or other technologies. He ...
Description This talk will be a general introduction to Numba. Numba is a just­-in-­time Python compiler that allows you to speed up numerical algorithms for which fast linear algebra (i.e. Numpy array operations) is not enough. It has backends for the CPU and for CUDA GPUs. Expected audience: Python programmers ...
Description As the use of Python coupled to Numpy/SciPy for numerical computation increases, many tools to optimize performance have emerged. Indeed, this duo has relatively poor performance when compared to scientific codes written in legacy languages like C or Fortran. Cython, Numba, numexpr and parakeet belongs to this new compiler ...
Description I’m interested in giving a talk for this conference as I believe many students with the same background as mine would be interested in hearing about how Data Science is a crucial tool in building a successful startup and its influence on taking decision every day. As part of ...
Description Founded in Paris in 2009, Kpler is an intelligence company providing transparency solutions in energy markets. We develop proprietary technologies that systematically aggregate data from hundreds of sources, ranging from logistics and commercial, to governmental and shipping databases. By connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we are able ...
Description Every year the London Tube transports about 1.3 billion commuters. With multiple intersecting lines, the daily functioning of the London Tube network poses many interesting questions: What effects do severe delays on the Piccadilly Line have on passengers taking the Northern Line? What is the shortest path from station ...
Description This talk presents the Wendelin Big Data “Full Stack” and introduces a first success story related to the collection of vibration data in wind turbines and the analysis of vibrations. Wendelin (http://wendelin.io/) combines automated cluster deployment, distributed data persistency for NumPy arrays, parallel data processing, fluentd compliant data ingestion ...
Description Have you ever squeezed you SQL queries to the last millisecond, but still found yourself with not enough speed in your data­driven Python applications? Then this talk is for you. We’ll look at how to shard your data, which design changes should happen and how to use the Python ...