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February 24, 2021

Mark Jose will be describing his experiences of taking clients on a journey to serverless, the understanding of what it means to them and quelling their nervousness around the move.

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Mark Jose

South West Test #29

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February 23, 2021

As lockdown drags on (and on and on), revitalise your weary souls with a session presented by Joseph Ward from BJSS who will be looking at all things RESTful API testing. This whistlestop tour will cover basic principles, test approaches, comparisons between common tools (e.g. Postman, Tavern, and Requests), and lots more.

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The Code Coverage Paradox

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February 17, 2021

On this FINOS webinar, Enrico Trentin of DiffBlue will talk through the code metrics that actually matter, and how you can use them to identify areas of risk and efficiently improve them with manual and automated means, using examples from FINOS open-source projects and data-modelling platforms.

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What the Tech is Next?

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February 11, 2021

In this talk, Scott Logic Technical Principal Mark Jose—along with fellow panellists Sally Bogg (Head of Live Services, NHS Digital), Liam Cadd (Head of Digital Transformation, Sky) and Nigel Garner (CTO, Answer Digital)—will share insights on how their organisations are recruiting, onboarding and sustaining remote workforces successfully as the pandemic continues.

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Mark Jose

NE:Tech – February 2021

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February 11, 2021

At the first NE:Tech of 2021, NHS Developer Steven Waterman will explain how he built a website to automatically edit audiobooks using six experimental web APIs and some Soviet maths—*not* an easy task, and even harder when you want it to happen in pure JavaScript.

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How to create a Data Mesh with open source tools

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February 11, 2021

Data Meshes promise much by moving away from the inherent challenges of data management in centralised lakes and warehouses. But with current open-source tooling, how easy is it *really* to head towards a Data Mesh? In the latest in the 'Open Source in Fintech Event Series', Andrew Carr will explore what challenges you’re likely to face, but also what’s feasible to achieve now while we wait for the tooling to catch up with this new paradigm.

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Ministry of Testing Edinburgh: Feb 2021

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February 3, 2021

Anne-Marie Charrett—co-founder of Testing Times and its principal quality engineer—will be discussing the topic of Quality Engineering. This is part of a series of three talks whereby MOT Edinburgh is partnering with MOT Belfast.

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APIs as a Value Generator

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January 20, 2021

Every day, organisations like yours are finding ways to generate new value from APIs. Come and hear from our expert panel: NatWest Group's Kevin Dearing, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)'s Jacqui Leggetter, and Saxo Bank's Benny Boye Johansen. They'll share success stories, lessons learnt and practical advice based on their experiences of using APIs as a strategic enabler and value generator.

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NE:Techmas - December 2020

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December 10, 2020

Things are going Bump in the night at NE:Techmas on 10 Dec, but don't worry, there are no Xmas ghosts involved! 'Bump' is an innovative social distancing system, and some of the Tharsus team that developed it will provide a demo and offer a deep dive into Bump's logic and implementation.

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South West Test #28

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November 25, 2020

For the last South West Test of 2020, join John Hill, Senior Automation Engineer at Ansible, for 'Life After Selenium'. John will describe the problems with Selenium and demonstrate how they're solved by a new set of tools including webdriver.io, puppeteer, playwright and cypress.

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