Craig Smith, Renee Troughton discuss improving visual management: different types of story walls, ways to visualize the product backlog, the important of queue columns and WIP limitation, etc.
Jeff Magnusson takes a deep dive into key services of Netflix’s “data platform as a service” architecture, including RESTful services that: provide comprehensive metadata management across data sources (Franklin); enable visualization and caching of results of Hadoop jobs (Sting); and visualize the execution plans produced by languages such as Pig and Hive (Lipstick).
Dio Synodinos discusses creating rich visualization tools with HTML5.
Victor Grazi presents the functionality of the components in the java.util.concurrent library through a series of animations implemented with the respective concurrent methods.
Kevin Lynagh provides the rationale behind visual interfaces, and presents a sample example written in ClojureScript.
Kevin Lynagh discusses information design and why he thinks programmers suck at that, and how one can implement great data visualizations with Clojure and ClujureScript.