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Chapters:

Deniz Altinbüken on Chain Replication (old and new) & Wes Chow (Mini) on Tiered Replication

August Meetups

We have another great line-up of meet-ups scheduled for August across a number of our chapters:

Chattanooga 8/2: Brent Spell on Computing Extremely Accurate Quantiles Using tDigests

Toronto 8/3: Duffy O'Craven on The World's Fastest Scrabble Program

Vienna 8/8: Machine Learning with Google Tensorflow

Seattle 8/11: : Tango: Distributed Data Structures over a Shared Log

Pune 8/13: Doo Meeting & Introduction to RPA (Robotic Process Automation)

Saint Louis 8/15: No Silver Bullet—Essence and Accident in Software Engineering

San Francisco 8/18: Armon Dadgar on Vivaldi: Decentralized Network Coordinate System

New York 8/24: David Nolen on Parsing With Derivatives

Fairfax 8/24: Programming as Theory Building

Montréal 8/25: Nanopass Compiler Framework

Portland 8/25: Brian Shirai on "Immix: A MarkRegion Garbage Collector"

Pune 8/28: Cross Post: Loose Emotions (An audio-visual on what loose emotions can lead to)

Los Angeles 8/31: Lightning Talks

Papers We Love - QCon NYC Edition w/ Evelina, Eric, Ines, & Caitie

July Meetups

We have another great line-up of meet-ups scheduled for July across a number of our chapters:

Vienna 7/4: Clustering of time series is meaningless

Chattanooga 7/5: Lang Martin on Subtyping, Subclassing, and Trouble with OOP

Toronto 7/6: Suhail Shergill on Semantics of Probabilistic Programs

Seattle 7/14: : The Art of the Propagator

San Francisco 7/14: Paul Borrill on Time clocks and the reordering of events

Saint Louis 7/18: Arrow's Impossibility Theorem

Montréal 7/20: MultipleScattering Microfacet BSDFs with the Smith Model

Munich 7/27: An Introduction to Statistical Relational Learning (SRL)

London 7/27: Tom Hall on Plank's "A Tutorial on ReedSolomon Coding for Fault-Tolerance…"

New York 7/27: Deniz Altınbüken on Chain Replication (old and new) & a Mini with Wes Chow

Portland 7/27: Seth Pellegrino on "In Search of an Understandable Consensus Algorithm" (Raft)

Los Angeles 7/27: Sam Lecuyer on GOTO (Considered Harmful)+

Boston 7/28: Tim Riser on Mastering the Game of Go with Deep Neural Networks & Tree Search

John Allspaw on Common Ground and Coordination in Joint Activity