Andrew Montalenti – streamparse: real-time streams with Python and Apache Storm – PyCon 2015 – YouTube

Adam Lev-Libfeld

A long distance runner, a software architect, an HPC nerd (order may change).

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A nice introduction to one the backbone tools we use here at Tamar. Streamparse allows us to rapidly transform regular python code to a  apache storm runable  topology.

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How to Do Performance Calculations the Right Way

Adam Lev-Libfeld

A long distance runner, a software architect, an HPC nerd (order may change).

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Knowing what are the computing capacity of your cluster (on-site or not) is a critical part of designing a made-to-last software. Getting your math right might just make the difference  between a great launch and an PR catastrophe

the math

The first thing we need to know about performance calculations is that it is a mathematical tool to help us estimate what our machines, servers, CPUs, or lab-rat-brain-computational-array are capable of.

Basically what we want to do is to figure all the different elements this formula out:

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How to Do Performance Calculations the Right Way

Python + Heroku for dummies: run a ‘parasitic’ code on a new Heroku “get started” project in 5 quick steps

Adam Lev-Libfeld

A long distance runner, a software architect, an HPC nerd (order may change).

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disclaimer: the following assumes you are running a decent Linux distribution and you already have python and git installed. It also assumes you start off a fresh Heroku account.

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Python + Heroku for dummies: run a ‘parasitic’ code on a new Heroku “get started” project in 5 quick steps