Articles from Month: September 2014

Data Mining and Analytics with Spark

Data Mining and Analytics with Spark

Sysco LABS 22 September 2014

Software Engineer (Data Science), Pankajan Chathirasegaran of the Data & Analytics Team at Leapset, took us through this friday’s Innovation Session with a discussion on Data Mining and Analytics with Spark. He gave an introduction about Apache Sparks and brought in a lot of insights that were quite useful for the engineering team here at

Getting Predictable

Getting Predictable

Sysco LABS 5 September 2014

Getting  Predictable – The Predictable Delivery in Mobile App Development This week’s Innovation Session covered, ‘Predictable Delivery in Mobile App Development’ and was hosted by our Director of Engineering and Architecture at Leapset, Anjana Somathilake. He stressed the importance of a high-quality product and the frustrations of issues like app crashes which reduce product effectiveness.

True Leapset Competitors

True Leapset Competitors

Sysco LABS 4 September 2014

In order to stay ahead in today’s dynamic tech world, you neeed to know who your competitors are and what they’re bringing to the table. A ‘Competitor Analysis’ is an essential part of the a team’s strategy, it’s what allows you to get ahead of the game. This Friday’s innovation session was hosted by Software

The Tale of a Good API

The Tale of a Good API

Sysco LABS 1 September 2014

This session was conducted by Senior Software Engineers, Kalinga Dissanayake and Azeem Mumtaz, of the Leapset platform team; who discussed the factors that make up a good Application Programming Interface (API). An API is to the programmer what a GUI is to the end-user. A good API empowers programmers with the ability to realize new