Articles from Month: September 2015

Behavioral Interviewing

Behavioral Interviewing

Sysco LABS 7 September 2015

Do interviews help employers select the best employees for the job? In last week’s Innovation Session, Leapset’s Senior Director at Engineering, Anjana Somathilake spoke of ways an employer can select the best candidate by applying behavioral interviewing techniques, and the importance of factors which play a key role in employee selection, such as teamwork skills,

ElasticSearch

ElasticSearch

Sysco LABS 7 September 2015

ElasticSearch is an open-source search and analytics engine for both structured and unstructured data. Desiged for the cloud and big data, it provides near real time analytics capabilities. In this Innovation Session, software engineers Yasanka Horawalavithana and Malinga Perera of Leapset show an introduction to ElasticSearch Architecture which drives Elasticsearch and best ways to use

JS vs Java for REST API

JS vs Java for REST API

Sysco LABS 7 September 2015

In this Innovation Session, we have one of Leapset’s senior software engineers Vimukthi Bandara explaining the key showdown which has existed between JavaScript and Java. The session covers a brief introduction to the various JavaScript platforms as well as Java API platforms. Scorecards have been awarded to each of them to see their performance in

How to Deliver Software Faster

How to Deliver Software Faster

Sysco LABS 7 September 2015

Delivering software efficiently is a detailed process which is a balance of managing stakeholder expectations and understanding them in the midst of delivering a quality, bug free product on time. To increase productivity, collaboration, synergy and many cross functional activities have to be balanced. In this session, we have Leapset’s Director of Engineering and Architecture,

Unraveling Complexities of Managing Environmental Configurations

Sysco LABS 7 September 2015

When developing an application, we will most likely have a number of environments that our code will need to run in. Deployment teams need to ensure that a specific piece of software is configured with correct environment specific values across these environments. In this video, Charitha Deshapriya explains the problems of the old manual configuration

The Morphing Act

The Morphing Act

Sysco LABS 7 September 2015

With the introduction of the Phorm in 2014, Tactus Technology has pioneered the innovation of customizable morphing keypads for smart phones. The perfect blend of smart phones and the user experience that of a keypad based mobile phone. Lets face it, old generation keypad phones have not disappeared entirely. They are still in use not