The Nonintuitive Bits

The era of open source - Github, PyTorch, Kafka - Episode 20

April 30, 2020 Viacheslav Kovalevskyi, Zain Rizvi, and Sandeep Krishnamurthy Season 1 Episode 20
The Nonintuitive Bits
The era of open source - Github, PyTorch, Kafka - Episode 20
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The Nonintuitive Bits
The era of open source - Github, PyTorch, Kafka - Episode 20
Apr 30, 2020 Season 1 Episode 20
Viacheslav Kovalevskyi, Zain Rizvi, and Sandeep Krishnamurthy

In this episode, we cover 3 major announcements in the world of open-source:
1. Github makes it all free and lives to its mission - "Every developer on Earth should have access to Github. Price shouldn't be a barrier". 
2. Exciting PyTorch 1.5 release including PyTorch Serve, PyTorch Elastic, Full parity C++ APIs and more. A treat for all deep learning users.
3. Confluent, a company founded by Apache Kafka developers, raises 250$ MM funding and kicks of project Metamorphosis to take the streaming platform to the next level.

References:

  1. https://github.blog/2020-04-14-github-is-now-free-for-teams/
  2. https://www.confluent.io/press-release/confluent-series-e-round-project-metamorphosis/
  3. https://pytorch.org/blog/pytorch-1-dot-5-released-with-new-and-updated-apis/
Show Notes

In this episode, we cover 3 major announcements in the world of open-source:
1. Github makes it all free and lives to its mission - "Every developer on Earth should have access to Github. Price shouldn't be a barrier". 
2. Exciting PyTorch 1.5 release including PyTorch Serve, PyTorch Elastic, Full parity C++ APIs and more. A treat for all deep learning users.
3. Confluent, a company founded by Apache Kafka developers, raises 250$ MM funding and kicks of project Metamorphosis to take the streaming platform to the next level.

References:

  1. https://github.blog/2020-04-14-github-is-now-free-for-teams/
  2. https://www.confluent.io/press-release/confluent-series-e-round-project-metamorphosis/
  3. https://pytorch.org/blog/pytorch-1-dot-5-released-with-new-and-updated-apis/