Sysco LABS Sri Lanka, the innovation arm of Sysco Corporation (NYSE: SYY), a Fortune 500 company and the global leader in foodservice, hosted ‘PerfUp’, a new initiative and the first in a series of virtual panel discussions to showcase the best minds in Software and Quality Engineering.
In this episode of the Sysco LABS Tutorials, Software Engineer – Deshani Geethika from the EAG team introduces you to Apache Spark – an opensource, distributed processing system usually used for big data worksheets. She also introduces you to the Spark Eco-system before teaching you how to set up a Spark job using Spark sequel.
The time we have is finite and irreversible. Your energy to make productive use of this finite time however, is boundless and replenishable. This innovation Session by Director Operations Nirmal Kumarasiri is an attempt to identify a few key concepts and actions one can undertake to effectively re-energize yourself to maximize longevity and output. Watch
Dileka Madushan – Software Engineer from the Sysco LABS Customer Experience team – takes us through an Introduction to Golang in this Sysco LABS Tutorial. The demo includes; – Advantages of Go – Outline of a simple program – Writing custom function – Data types of Go – Introduction to Structs – Introduction to Pointers
Associate Manager (Business Consulting) Jeremy Carvalho recently conducted an Innovation Session on “Food at Your Convenience”. The session covered many interesting areas of the current food ordering and delivery landscape such as; – The Global Food Delivery Market – Market Share & Players in the USA – The Millennial Effect – Ordering Channels – Online
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
Sysco LABS’ Christina Thalayasingam was invited to speak at the 2nd day of the Perf Guild Conference which was streamed live on the 9th of April 2019. Christina spoke on the topic “Tips and Tricks of Using JMeter” touching on how JMeter is a popular tool which is used by many for Performance and API
Senior Software Engineer from the Sysco LABS’ CAKE Core team – Binujaya Padmakumara – speaks to us about how he has been exposed to a variety of technologies during his time here and how that learning has helped him with tackling the challenges that have come his way. He also elaborates on the work being
Malinda Wijegunawardene [Manager – UI Engineering], Buddhika Raveendra [UI Lead] and Abhiman Ranaweera [Associate Specialist – UI Engineering] from the Sysco LABS UI/UX Team, discuss the role of Design systems as part of Accelerated UI Development. The video includes; – The importance of quick UI delivery and extensibility of the designs for fast paced development
In the first of a two-part tutorial on Machine Learning (ML), Sidath Asiri and Pivithuru Amarasinghe from our R&D Team, introduces us to the concept of ML and discusses some of the fundamental areas that new users should be aware of. The tutorial covers; – What is Machine Learning? – Types of Machine Learning – Terminology
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.