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Building A Serverless Data Pipeline


IBM Watson Data Lab, November 2017

This time: the blog edition! https://medium.com/ibm-watson-data-lab/building-a-serverless-data-pipeline-8be2325f0d9a I hope this is a bit easier to read than perhaps watching a talk video or something.

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OfflineFirst Apps with PouchDB and CouchDB


Frontend North

I've been really enjoying the growth of PWAs and was very pleased to be a speaker at Frontend North in Sheffield. A great crowd and a local event for me :)

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The Future of Functions


CodeMotion Milan, November 2017

This is me taking my first IBM-sponsored keynote slot! CodeMotion Milan was a lovely place to start and I talked about how serverless technology is brilliant and builds on a very familiar technology feature: functions. As usual for the more high-level talks, the slides don't make much sense without the talk, but there are some resources at the end:

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Becoming Polyglot


CodeMotion Milan, November 2017

This talk is about learning additional technology stacks once you are not-a-beginner. The skills you already have and how we level up as craftspeople when we transfer existing knowledge to pastures new. The slides probably make little sense without the talk, but I think there will be video.

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PostgreSQL: Beyond The Basics


PyCon UK, October 2017

I love databases and really enjoyed taking a collection of tips to the lovely PyCon UK people

(video will allegedly be available at some point)

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Fun with Serverless Python


PyCon UK, October 2017

Taking the serverless message to a new community, I had a great experience at PyCon UK