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Calling all Java developers. If you are interested in the language, the JVM, related technologies or just in networking with fellow engineers toiling under similar circumstances, please join.
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There seems to be little to no Java community activity happening in Cape Town, and that's a bit of a shame. Join this group and let's turn it around. We'll arra...
This is a group for anyone interested in agile project and development practices and techniques. All skill and experience levels are welcome. We aim to hold a meetup on the last Thursday of every month, alternating between an early evening session usually centered around a talk or a workshop and an early morning "Lean Coffee" session. We look forward to seeing you at our next event!
A group for people interested in all things iOS, in particular Apple's new language, Swift. We welcome both newbies and veteran Objective-C developers, as well as anyone with an interest in doing, managing or marketing Mobile dev.
Jozi.rb is a developer meetup for people interested in Ruby.
The group is intended to help grow the local Ruby community and to share experience and knowledge across it's members.
All experience levels welcome :)
Learn to code or level up with RailsBridge!
RailsBridge workshops are a free and fun way to get started or level up with Rails, Ruby, and other web technologies. Our events focus on increasing diversity in tech, so that people of all backgrounds can feel welcome and comfortable in our industry.
The RailsBridge Workshops are free courses run by a volunteer team of experienced and enthusias...
There are a number of popular BI tools in the market at the moment, all of which have a defined set of strengths and differences. However, suitability of the tools is largely dependent on their use.
SQL and noSQL do the same thing: store data. However, comparing them is like saying speed boats were superseded by cars because they're a newer technology.
In a comparison between a Date Lake and Data Warehouses, we see that Data Warehouses are ideal for operational users due to their structure and ease of use, but Data Lakes provide the ability for data discovery.
In a recent analysis of the three top big data providers; Hortonworks, Cloudera and MapR, we see that their approach to the Hadoop stack framework differs quite significantly. What this means for your big data management will depend on your needs, as outlined below:
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