We very often hear about devops culture, lean and agile methodologies, kanban, pair programming, peer review, testing, and many more; but how many of us could effectively put these things into practice?
…and why I’m glad I did.
It’s not all technical… Who knew?!
Last year, Pycon7 was held right about the time I joined 2ndQuadrant. Seeing as I was new to the technology AND the Italian language (note: there was an English track), I opted out of attending. Well, after attending Pycon8, I can say that I won’t make that mistake again!
Over the past year working in the Open Source community, I’ve learned more technical information than I could have ever imagined. Even then, attending a technical conference and understanding (completely) technical talks seemed a little far-fetched. Or so I thought!
Since being introduced to the wonderful world of Open Source, PostgreSQL, and numerous other technologies - I’m continuously fascinated by the way that the communities (more…)
During EuroPython 2011, the major annual event for Python developers and
users in Europe, 2ndQuadrant will deliver a special hands-on training
session entitled "The Python and the Elephant".This 4-hour workshop
will take place on Thursday June 23 and will cover the two main
techniques for writing applications in Python for PostgreSQL: standard
client applications using PsycoPG or internal extensions using the
PL/Python language for stored procedures.