Author Archives: GA6

Apache Kafka Streaming Platform Explained

Ever heard of Apache Kafka? It is a distributed streaming platform. Neha Narkhede is the CTO of Confluent. During SpringOne Platform 2018 event below, she went on an explained Kafka Streaming Plarform. A streaming platform has three key capabilities: Publish and subscribe to streams of records, similar to a message queue or enterprise messaging system. […]

Microsoft Azure for Beginners

Have fun checking out Microsoft Azure for Beginners.

Go on Azure: Part 1—Build Go apps with Visual Studio Code

The following is a Channel9 video which is quite interesting. Ramya Achutha Rao (Sr. Software Engineer) joins Erik St. Martin to show you how to build Go apps with Visual Studio Code. She will be using the Go extension for VS Code which provides smart code completion, integrated debugging and a whole lot more. In […]

What it’s like to be an active .NET Developer

This below, is a Channel9 video which I enjoyed. Since .NET Core and many of the tools for building .NET applications have been open sourced, community involvement in the ecosystem has increased tenfold. In this episode, Avi Avni (@AviAvni3) joins Rich (@runfaster2000) to discuss his experience with contributing features to the CoreCLR and F# language code […]

Quick Intro to Scrum

Enjoy this video with a very quick intro and discussion about Scrum. “Scrum itself is a simple framework for effective team collaboration on complex products.  Scrum co-creators Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland have written The Scrum Guide to explain Scrum clearly and succinctly.  This Guide contains the definition of Scrum. This definition consists of Scrum’s roles, events, […]

Service Layer – Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture

I love reading the book Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture, by Martin Fowler & co. The following comes from it, page 133, on the topic of Service Layer. ………. A Service Layer defines an application’s boundary with a layer of services that establishes a set of available operations and coordinates the application’s response in each operation. Enterprise applications typically […]

Machine Learning and other wording

Pattern recognition….Artifical neurol network …. Reinforcement learning… Statistical inference…. All those are related to a pretty interesting area of computer usage these days… #machinelearnign #ai