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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.

45:22

Effective Data Pipelines: Data Mngmt from Chaos

Posted by Katharine Jarmul  on  Mar 29, 2017 Posted by Katharine Jarmul  on  Mar 29, 2017

Katharine Jarmul discusses implementation decisions for those looking for a practical recommendation on the "what" and "how" of data automation workflows.

38:06

The Move to AI: from HFT to Laplace Demon

Posted by Eric Horesnyi  on  Mar 28, 2017 Posted by Eric Horesnyi Albert Bifet  on  Mar 28, 2017

Eric Horesnyi and Albert Bifet discuss how hedge funds have moved beyond High Frequency Trading using AI and real-time data processing.

48:49

Building Data Pipelines in Python

Posted by Marco Bonzanini  on  Mar 28, 2017 Posted by Marco Bonzanini  on  Mar 28, 2017

Marco Bonzanini discusses the process of building data pipelines and all the steps necessary to prepare data, focusing on data plumbing and going from prototype to production.

45:11

Policing the Stock Market with Machine Learning

Posted by Cliff Click  on  Mar 28, 2017 Posted by Cliff Click  on  Mar 28, 2017

Cliff Click talks about SCORE, a solution for doing Trade Surveillance using H2O, Machine Learning, and a whole lot of domain expertise and data munging.

42:13

Why Too Much Choice Is Killing Your Company

Posted by Edward Scotcher  on  Mar 26, 2017 Posted by Edward Scotcher  on  Mar 26, 2017

Edward Scotcher looks at the science of the choices people make and how to avoid the politics and power games that get in the way of ideas realization.

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