As the country continues to face the COVID-19 pandemic, Sysco LABS has been looking at ways to assist our health officials as they combat the virus. We have been able to provide support through medical equipment donations to the Base Hospital Homagama, PPE Kits to the Colombo National Hospital and washing machines to the Colombo South Teaching Hospital (CSTH) to help with the increased strain.
The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed a great deal of vulnerabilities in our world and our way of life that we never imagined we had. But in this time, technology has revealed itself to be an invaluable tool to help us to continue to meet our basic needs even as we stay home and socially distanced. Whether it is e-education for our kids, tools to help us work from home, or services that allow us to get the products that we need to survive, our reliance on technology has deepened during the pandemic, and it has accelerated the technology takeover.
Written by: Kavindu Vindika – Intern Software Engineering Before we get started, Frontend development should be done with assurance from the product owner, for the features that it renders. If the features don’t fit the product owner’s ideology or if more features need to be added, the development team should be able to do the
To celebrate 2019, another transformative year for the team, Sysco LABS hosted its annual year end party at Water’s Edge Colombo. The event brought together more than 450 employees for a night of celebration and comradery in the spirit of transformation; recognizing the evolution the company has gone through and their roadmap to transform the foodservice industry.
Sysco LABS recently celebrated “Blueprint 2020,” a special event bringing together more than 450 employees at the Hilton Colombo Residences. The organization reflected on the achievements and transformation it has seen over the past few years since its acquisition by foodservice leader Sysco, as well as its plans for the future.
Written by: Harith Sankalpa – Intern Software Engineeing SonarQube is an open-source platform developed by SonarSource for continuous inspection of code quality to perform automatic reviews with static analysis of code to detect bugs, code smells, and security vulnerabilities on 20+ programming languages. [Wikipedia] SonarQube platform consists of two main components. Sonar Scanner which scans your code
Written By: Deshani Geethika – Sysco LABS EAG R&D Team Where does Regression come in Machine Learning? The following chart describes the main categorization of ML Types of Machine Learning  If you are completely new to ML, supervised learning is where a labeled dataset is provided for the model in the training phase. So, according
Written By: Pivithuru Amarasinghe – Sysco LABS EAG R&D Team The food supply chain has gone through a lot of change within the past few years. Today, most large scale food suppliers introduce new technology into their supply chains in order to obtain on-time supply of food products and deliver high-quality products. However, in today’s world,
Written By: Isham Mohamed – Sysco LABS EAG R&D Team Blockchain. Unless you’ve been living under a virtual rock, this is almost certainly a technology you’ve at least heard of as of late. Even so, it’s a good idea to start at the top. The most famous implementation of Blockchain was the Bitcoin. A virtual currency that
When the US Library of Congress ranked history’s most important innovations, it gave a foremost place to the printing press. While the mechanics behind the printing press weren’t far more sophisticated than the other machines of its era, the consequences of its invention were world changing; finally, mankind had a means for the mass distribution