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Introspection and Reflection In Python
Featuring Luna Chen
Introspection/reflection allows us to gain a great deal of flexibility and control when building our program. In Python, we get the introspection feature out of the box. This talk will explore various builtin python functions and modules that fall under the category of introspection, including...python django
Better transactional emails: track and receive email replies in your web apps
Featuring Christopher McDonald
As web application creators we are generally pretty confident in sending transactional emails, but how can you get more value from them? Sure, you can include some tracking ability to get read counts and link clicks, but what about going one step further and being able to handle replies to your...
Freelancing (and Contracting) for Developers
Featuring Adam Charnock
An open and candid talk about being self employed as a software developer. This talk will cover both money and soft skills. How much should I charge? How do I get my first client? My second client? Do I need a contract? How do I dump I client? How do I raise my rates? I will be opening discussing...
Featuring Nicholas Herriot
Monitoring Django with Prometheus
Featuring Aaron Kirkbride
In this talk, Aaron will share what he has learned from monitoring service-oriented architectures and how similar techniques can be applied to Django applications. He will explore how metrics can be useful and look at examples with Prometheus and Google’s newly released OpenCensus library which...
Work Life Panel Q&A
Featuring Joseph Fox, Adam Malinowski, Dan Palmer and Rolo Mawlabaux
We'll have a panel Q&A session with some people from our community who have worked in the Django/Python/web world for several years, representing different roles - from employee to contractor, developer to manager.
'The Rocky River' - How to Architect your Django Monolith
Featuring David Seddon
As a Django project grows in size and complexity, it can be difficult to prevent it turning into an architectural 'Big Ball of Mud'. In this talk you will learn about the 'Rocky River' as an architectural pattern for structuring larger Django projects.python scaling architecture django