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39:52

Putting the ‘V’ Back in MVP

Posted by Ralf Jeffery  on  Apr 02, 2017 Posted by Ralf Jeffery  on  Apr 02, 2017

Ralf Jeffery explains the different types of MVP execution, why stakeholders struggle to support MVPs and how to deal with this issue, and how successful teams practice MVP design and execution.

34:33

Reactive & Asynchronous - Adventures with APIs in Financial Trading

Posted by Michael Barker  on  Apr 02, 2017 Posted by Michael Barker  on  Apr 02, 2017

Michael Barker discusses several low-latency APIs used for financial trading, what makes them fast and how they compare to HTTP/REST/JSON/XML APIs.

50:48

Big Data Infrastructure @ LinkedIn

Posted by Shirshanka Das  on  Apr 02, 2017 Posted by Shirshanka Das  on  Apr 02, 2017

Shirshanka Das describes LinkedIn’s Big Data Infrastructure and its evolution through the years, including details on the motivation and architecture of Gobblin, Pinot and WhereHows.

35:13

Using NLP, Machine Learning & Deep Learning Algorithms to Extract Meaning from Text

Posted by David Talby  on  Apr 02, 2017 Posted by David Talby  on  Apr 02, 2017

David Talby walks through building a natural language annotations pipeline with domain-specific annotators, and using deep learning to automatically expand and update taxonomies.

18:46

What is Business Agility?

Posted by Steve Denning  on  Apr 01, 2017 Posted by Steve Denning  on  Apr 01, 2017

Steve Denning discusses the three laws that are key to sustaining business agility: the law of the customer, the law of the small team and the law of the network.

14:06

Agility - Not Enough? Too Much? Trying to Find Just Right

Posted by Tim Lister  on  Apr 01, 2017 Posted by Tim Lister  on  Apr 01, 2017

Tim Lister discusses which departments of an organization can have much benefit from Agile and which will benefit a little or have an increased risk if using Agile.

51:33

Further Together: Curated Pairing Culture @Pivotal

Posted by Neha Batra  on  Apr 01, 2017 Posted by Neha Batra  on  Apr 01, 2017

Neha Batra presents her experience with pair programming at Pivotal Labs. They pair program eight hours/day every workday and help enable other companies to practice it with them.

41:09

Performance and Search

Posted by Dan Luu  on  Apr 01, 2017 Posted by Dan Luu  on  Apr 01, 2017

Dan Luu discusses how to estimate performance using back of the envelope calculations that can be done in minutes or hours, even for applications that take months or years to implement.

46:41

Design Guidelines for Conversational Interfaces

Posted by Angie Terrell  on  Mar 31, 2017 Posted by Angie Terrell  on  Mar 31, 2017

Angie Terrell discusses the current state of conversational interfaces and human-centered design principles to guide the design of conversational apps.

46:03

Scaling up Near Real-Time Analytics @Uber &LinkedIn

Posted by Chinmay Soman  on  Mar 30, 2017 Posted by Chinmay Soman Yi Pan  on  Mar 30, 2017

Chinmay Soman and Yi Pan discuss how Uber and LinkedIn use Apache Samza, Calcite and Pinot along with the analytics platform AthenaX to transform data to make it available for querying in minutes.

47:03

Real-Time Recommendations Using Spark Streaming

Posted by Elliot Chow  on  Mar 30, 2017 Posted by Elliot Chow  on  Mar 30, 2017

Elliot Chow discusses the data pipeline that they built with Kafka, Spark Streaming, and Cassandra to process Netflix user activities in real time for the Trending Now row.

41:56

Engineering You

Posted by Lynn Langit  on  Mar 30, 2017 Posted by Lynn Langit Martin Thompson  on  Mar 30, 2017

Lynn Langit and Martin Thompson explore the individual practices and techniques that can help bring out the engineer in us.

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