Brainwaves on 19 October 2017

Today on Brainwaves:

  • Sometimes you have large amounts of data to process. The Parquet file format is developed to facilitate handling columnar data efficiently:
    “ironSource/parquetjs: fully asynchronous, pure JavaScript implementation of the Parquet file format”
     https://github.com/ironSource/parquetjs
  • Interesting view on the world of cryptocurrency:
    “A Letter to Jamie Dimon” 
    https://blog.chain.com/a-letter-to-jamie-dimon-de89d417cb80
  • There are several Serverless frameworks for Kubernetes:
    ” A Kubernetes Native Serverless Framework. Kubeless supports both HTTP and event based triggers, has a serverless plugin, a graphical user interface and multiple runtimes, including Python and Node.js.”
    http://kubeless.io/