In this edition of the Sysco LABS Profiles, Senior Technical Lead, Lohitha Chiranjeeva shares his thoughts on life at Sysco LABS. He speaks of his experiences of working within a company that has, over the years built up a reputation for being the center for leading age tech practices within the Sri Lankan Tech Industry.
In this Innovation Session, Anjana Somathilake, Vice President – Engineering at CAKE LABS, speaks on architectural decisions. Software Architects are one of the most critical members in a software engineering firm. But why are they so important? Well, architects work with teams and could be the difference between making a product extremely successful, or an
Why Microservice Platform for CAKE? Organization wide adoption at Sysco Labs to Microservice based product offerings is an important architectural decision. It plays a key role in helping us face the challenges of maintaining several mature products that need scalability within multiple contexts and include scalability in processing, storage, delivery of product features, and in teams.
In this Innovation Session, Dilan Arandara of the Data, Infrastructure & Platform team spoke about Microservices with Docker. Before Microservices, developers used Monolithic Applications. What this meant was that developers had to deploy their code in a bundle. This method posed a few problems; a single change affects the whole component, massive time constraints, testing
The IoT Hackathon organized by CAKE LABS at the University of Moratuwa’s School of Computer Science and Engineering was a major success, seeing more than a few innovative ideas by the participant teams. The hackathon was themed around the concept of the Internet of Things, where six teams of finalists raced against time to innovate
In this Innovation Session, Anuradha Wickramarachchi, Mithila Wickramarathne, Vijini Mallawaarachchi and Dimuthu Kariyawasam from CAKE Connect talk about the methodology of building native mobile, Mac and Windows apps in C# using Xamarin. Xamarin is a cross-platform implementation of the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) and Common Language Specifications (often called Microsoft .NET). Xamarin was released in
Now fully familiarized into the CAKE ecosystem and the CAKE way of life, our interns start yet another week. With the knowledge needed to hit required milestones, they are taking on new challenges and learning more every day. Anuradha, Vijini, Mithila, Dimuthu For the past few weeks, we were preoccupied with CAKE Admin releases. CAKE
IEEE Day celebrates technological innovation and falls on October 4th every year and is a day on which tech communities around the world gather together to collaborate on ideas that leverage technology for a better tomorrow. Anjana Somathilake, Senior Director, Engineering and Architecture at CAKE LABS talks about Augmented Reality for IEEE Day 2016 at
In this edition of the Intern Diaries, the interns are joined by two new members from the University of Colombo. Read about their experiences as they become a part of the team, as well as the experiences of the other interns who are now embedded deep into the organization. Mithila The upcoming release of
Now in the fifth week of their internship, the interns have fully taken on their roles and responsibilities as software engineers and testers at CAKE LABS. In this issue of the diary, we hear about their experiences in working on an assortment of different projects, concerning data-sharding, developing web services and more. Mithila The week