Learning Scala

Python is my main programming language at work, it’s the lingua franca for data engineer, together with SQL. I have always been very curious to learn a functional programming language and Scala was a natural choice. As data engineer, Python, Scala and Java are the most common programming languages, these three technologies dominate the main tools, components and frameworks used by data professionals, for example: Hadoop (Java) Pandas (Python) Airflow (Python) Kafka (Scala and Java) Spark (Scala) Pulsar (Java) (…) It’s a big list, if you are still not convinced, take a look into Apache Projects Directory for Big Data....

19 September 2022 · 3 min

New Blog

I’m starting this new space to write articles on data engineering and also on other different topics like privacy, productivity tools and personal growth. Why a new blog? Before my own blog platform, I wrote a few posts on the Medium platform, like this one: Data Engineer and Infrastructure as a code. I am very interested in sharing knowledge, freely, without paywalls. This is one of the reasons why I decided to stick with my own platform instead of using Medium....

18 September 2022 · 1 min