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Episode 436: Apache Samza with Yi Pan

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Episode 436: Apache Samza with Yi Pan

Yi Pan, lead maintainer of Apache Samza discusses the internals of the Samza project as well as the Stream Processing ecosystem. Host Adam Conrad spoke with Pan about the three core aspects of the Samza framework, how it compares to other streaming systems like Spark and Flink, as well as advice on how to handle […]

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Episode 435: Julie Lerman on Object Relational Mappers and Entity Framework

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Episode 435: Julie Lerman on Object Relational Mappers and Entity Framework

Julie Lerman discusses Object Relational Mappers and Entity Framework with Jeremy Jung. They talk about why we use relational databases with object oriented languages; the benefits of ORM query languages; how specialized databases are reducing the need for ORMs; alternatives to ORMs; using views, stored procedures, and raw SQL with ORMs; the importance of profiling […]

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Episode 434: Steven Skiena on Preparing for the Data Structures and Algorithm Job Interview

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Episode 434: Steven Skiena on Preparing for the Data Structures and Algorithm Job Interview

Steven Skiena, author of The Algorithm Design Manual and a professor at Stony Brook University, discusses the use cases for data structures and algorithms in a professional setting. Adam Conrad spoke with Skiena about why these concepts need to be studied by professionals and not just students. They discussed strategies for studying The Algorithm Design […]

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Episode 433: Jay Kreps on ksqlDB

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Episode 433: Jay Kreps on ksqlDB

Jay Kreps, CEO and Co-Founder of Confluent discusses ksqlDB which is a SQL engine for data in Apache Kafka. Jay talks about stream processing, Kafka and how the data can now be queried with push/pull queries with ksqlDB, similar to a relational database. Jay discusses some of the similarities and differences between SQL databases and […]

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Episode 432: brian d foy on Perl 7

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Episode 432: brian d foy on Perl 7

brian d foy, author of Mastering Perl and Learning Perl 6, and the co-author of Learning Perl, Intermediate Perl, Programming Perl, Effective Perl Programming, and others discusses Perl 7, why it is needed and what it enables for the future. Host Gavin Henry spoke with Foy about Perl’s history, what Perl is, Perl 5, Perl […]

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