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Monthly meetups about the Golang programming language in Montreal.

Upcoming events (1)

#gomtl-10 November 19th


SAVE THE DATE!! Golang is celebrating its 10th anniversary and we are happy to organize the biggest Golang Montreal meetup EVER! We have at least one spot left for a talk - drop us a note if you are interested. Our Talks (details below) #1: Fast indexes with roaring - Daniel Lemire #2: TBA Where dfuse will host this event. Address 486 Ste-Catherine O Bureau 301 Montreal QC H3B 1A6 When #gomtl-10 will be held on November 19th 2019. Mark that on your calendar today! Schedule • 6:00 pm -- Doors open • 6:30 pm -- First round of presentations • 7:15 pm -- Break / Networking / Food • 7:35 pm -- Second round of presentations • 8:00 pm -- Move to a bar for those who want to celebrate 10 years of Golang #1: Fast indexes with roaring - Daniel Lemire Roaring bitmaps are a standard indexing data structure. They are widely used in search and database engines. For example, Lucene, the search engine powering Wikipedia relies on Roaring. The Go library roaring implements Roaring bitmaps in Go. It is used in several popular systems such as InfluxDB, Pilosa and Bleve. This library is used in production in several systems, it is part of the Awesome Go collection. After presenting the library, we will cover some advanced Go topics such as the use of assembly language, unsafe mappings, and so forth. Daniel Lemire is a computer science professor at the Université du Québec (TELUQ). He has also been a research officer at the National Research Council of Canada and an entrepreneur. He has written over 75 peer-reviewed publications, including more than 45 journal articles. He serves on the program committees of leading computer science conferences. His open source software has been used by major corporations such as Google, LinkedIn, Netflix and Facebook. He blogs regularly on computer science at http://lemire.me/blog/.

Past events (9)

#gomtl-08 September 4th

Lightspeed POS Montreal

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