Like Java and Scala, Python is essential to Zalando's technology operations. It's what we used to create many of the components and tools of STUPS, our open source Platform as a Service (PaaS), and is key to our data engineering and devops efforts. To spread the word about our Python work and give back to the amazing Python community, Zalando hosted this year's EuroPython conference in Bilbao, Spain. As an added bonus, Software Engineer Joao Santos was invited to present a talk on how his team has been using Git hooks to work more autonomously. Joao's talk begins at 1:32:30:
Achieving 3.2x Faster Scala Compile Time
by Eric Torreborre - 19 Apr 2017
Reducing compilation time of Scala programs can be challenging, but we got some great help.