Meet up

LRUG: November meetup

Monday, 10th November at Skills Matter, London

This meetup was organised by LRUG: London Ruby User Group in November 2014

Overview

Peas - A Docker and Ruby based PaaS



Thomas Buckley-Houston

Thomas is a full-stack web developer. Open source is his thing. Thomas' OS of choice is Debain Sid. Ruby makes him happiest.

In the real world he likes to meditate and spend time at Gaia House. Thomas has a degree in Religious Studies and likes to read, write and podcast about spiritual matters.


Julia - Fast and Dynamic

In this talk we will introduce the language, and discuss some of its design and implementation decisions that make it particularly amenable to generating efficient machine code.

We will also talk about Julia's impressive language interop features, and see examples of calling Ruby code from within Julia.



Avik Sengupta

Avik Sengupta has build risk and trading systems in Java for investment banks for over a decade. Four years ago he discovered Julia, and hasn’t looked back since. He is a major Julia contributor and the maintainer of various Julia packages.


Who's coming?

Attending Members