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Visualizing DBSCAN on Spark

An illustrated explanation of my implementation of distributed DBSCAN running on top of Apache Spark

Published on: Sep 12, 2015


Ansible + Eucalyptus

A presentation I gave to the San Francisco Bay Area Ansible User Group on using Ansible in an Eucalyptus cloud environment

Published on: May 3, 2015


The @classmethod decorator

The @classmethod decorator explained

Published on: Mar 15, 2015


Delivering a Project

How to make the best of a project delivery

Published on: Nov 23, 2014


Handing off a Project

Things to keep in mind when handing off a project

Published on: Nov 9, 2014


The rise of Hack Schools

Are Hack Schools a viable alternative to the IT skills shortage?

Published on: Nov 1, 2014


Your Personal Brand

The power of a personal brand in social media, and how you can take advantage of it.

Published on: Oct 19, 2014


Connection timed out failure in pip when using proxy

Solving a time out failure when using pip behind a proxy.

Published on: Oct 15, 2014


The Rise of LinkedIn

The reason behind LinkedIn's popularity and what you can do to take advantage of it.

Published on: Oct 12, 2014


The magic of "Definition of Done" and "Task List"

Understanding the "Definition of Done" and the "Task List" lifts the veil on the process of software development.

Published on: Oct 5, 2014


The Importance of Retrospection

What is retrospection in software development, and why is it important?

Published on: Sep 27, 2014


The Agile Team

A description of the inner workings of an agile team.

Published on: Sep 20, 2014


Is Agile dead? What is Agile anyway?

An introduction to Agile and the reason behind its success.

Published on: Sep 9, 2014


Load Balancing Algorithms

An investigation on different load balancing algorithms.

Published on: Mar 9, 2014


Actors in the JVM

A presentation comparing different implementations of the Actor model.

Published on: Mar 9, 2014


Using stringtemplate with Karaf

Using stringtemplate inside Karaf ans OSGi environment

Published on: Sep 17, 2012


Configure HTTP-auth with CXF and JAX-RS

Tips on how to enable HTTP Basic Auth in JAX-RS

Published on: Sep 14, 2012