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What is Thursday's Matter?
Thursday's Matter is a virtual meetup on the topics that truly matter to today's developers.
Join us every Thursday when we'll be joined by an expert from around the globe. Each week we'll explore topics such as functional languages, mobile development, agile methodologies and machine learning.
THE FORMAT A 40-minute expert talk followed by a Q&A session.
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An Introduction to Cats Effect with Adam Rosien
Featuring Adam Rosien
Adam Rosien introduces Cats Effect — a Scala library that makes it easy to write code that effectively uses multiple cores and doesn’t leak resources. Adam will show off the features of the Cats Effect library that provide parallelism, concurrency, resource-safety, and more!scala concurrency parallelism resource-safety libraries cats-effect cats
Containers Beyond the Fundamentals, What Next?
Featuring Matt Saunders
Learning the fundamentals of containers and Docker allows you to run containers, and build images, and gives an introduction into how to operate them at scale. But how do you move to the next level?container-security security gke google-gke amazon-eks rancher openshift kubernetes devops cloud docker containers
Personal Engineering: Living Well at Work
Featuring Portia Tung
Are you frustrated by conversations that go nowhere in spite of your best efforts at work? Do you find meetings a drain of energy and hope? Do you wish you could get more of your own way for the greater good?personal-growth personal-improvement growth-culture leadership agile
Domain Modelling in a Remote World
Featuring Marco Heimeshoff
Even while working remotely, we still need to envision new business models, explore processes and design software systems. In this session you will discover a collection of amazing new tools and remote modelling methods that the DDD community has experimented with and distilled throughout 2020.remote-work architecture event-driven-design domain-driven-design domain-architecture
Featuring Ben Maynard and Bas Vodde
In this this in-depth conversation, Bas Vodde, the co-creator of LeSS. and Ben Maynard, the UK only’s Certified LeSS Trainer and Coach, share stories of LeSS adoptions that went well and those that went not so well. Discover “Why LeSS” either helped or hindered the organisation in each example.agile less-huge less
AWS Immersion Days
Featuring Derya Sezen
In this SkillsCast Dorian Sezen offers an intro to AWS Immersion Days, a new initiative designed as a hands-on way to explore/asses different facets of the Amazon Web Services. Dorian shares tips of how you can get the most out of these Immersion Days to solve your team's particular...devops cloud aws
Featuring Matt Belcher
Join Matt Belcher and explore the concepts behind Evolutionary Architecture. You will come away with an understanding of how to start building an Evolutionary Architecture, the engineering practices you’ll need and some pitfalls to watch out for along the way.architecture software-craftsmanship evolutionary-architecture