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Creating a Python Microservice Tier in Four Sprints with Cassandra, Kafka, and DSE Graph

DataStax Accelerate 2019

Join Jeff Carpenter, DataStax Director of Developer Advocacy, as he retraces his journey to create a Python implementation of the KillrVideo microservice tier in four sprints. 

In this talk we’ll consider:

  • Advice on API design and infrastructure selection for microservice architectures
  • The case for Python as a viable language for microservice implementations
  • Best practices for integrating Apache Cassandra, Apache Kafka, and DataStax Enterprise Graph in Python applications
  • Lessons learned from livestreaming a graph recommendation engine implementation on Twitch


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Jeffrey Carpenter

Developer Relations at DataStax