With vaccines now being rolled out across the world, there is now light at the end of tunnel and the worst of the pandemic could be over in the ensuing months. Organizations will need to take into consideration the multitude of factors outlined above and determine the work arrangements that best suit them. Many business leaders question the merits of this non-traditional workforce model; an understanding of the pitfalls of working from home and the judicious implementation of appropriate strategies to negate the ill-effects will enable the best of both worlds.
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
Sysco Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer Mr Wayne Shurts makes first visit to Colombo In the age of information, the integration of new technologies into facets of daily life continues at a staggering pace. As a multinational corporation that has marketed and distributed food products to a vast clientele across food service and
A common practice among teams in IT companies adopting the latest trends, Agile can be scaled to enterprise level once applied properly. In this Innovation Session, Maduri Senadheera from the Project Management team talks about the Agile project management mindset, the need for scaling and the benefits of a Scaled Agile Framework for better aligning business
Design thinking is key in the field of UI/UX engineering for the purpose of creating a clean, informative and eye catching visual experience. In this Innovation Session, Abhiman Ranaweera of the UI/UX team, talks about the principles behind design thinking which is the driver the behind excellent UI design. Design & Layout Patterns A
Toastmasters has always been a well esteemed organization that practices and promotes the art of public speaking, leadership and knowledge sharing. With this vision set forth, the CAKE LABS Toastmasters Club kicked off its mock inaugural meeting this week at the Engineering Center. The CAKE LABS Toastmasters Club was idealized with the objective of teaching
An Introduction: What are Microservices? In this Innovation Session, Kalinga Dissanayake and Azeem Mumtaz from the Platform team give an insight to microservices. According to Sam Newman the author of “Building Microservices”, microservices are a group of small autonomous services that work together and are modelled around a business domain. Microservices vs Monolithic Applications When comparing
Reactive programming is where the program reacts to events. With the popularity of event-driven, scalable, and real time interactive architectures the concept of “reactiveness” is increasingly gaining attention. The concept is growing in importance in the Java domain in recent years as Netflix has created its RxJava library and Lightbend has created its Akka middleware
Internship opportunities grant many young and talented minds the much needed opportunity to expand their career options and give them a second chance. Educate Lanka Foundation is a non-profit organization, dedicated to empowering youth by enhancing their access to education, mentoring, and employment opportunities. CAKE LABS has joined hands with Educate Lanka Foundation, where our
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
This video is from one of Leapset’s ‘Innovation Sessions’; a weekly presentation series in which Leapsetters deliver talks on the hottest topics in Tech today. This presentation is by our Director of Engineering and DB practices, Hiranya Samarasekera, on Big Data, and how it can be used to optimize business practices.