Past Meetup

Using Riak with Python

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We're proud to announce that Tom Santero and Sean Cribbs of Basho will be on hand to talk with the group about using Riak with Python. Riak is an open source , highly scalable, fault-tolerant distributed database. Please refer to the overview page ( ) for more information.

Details of the talk will be forthcoming but this promises to be a really good Meetup. Come join us!


Sean Cribbs (@seancribbs) is a Software Engineer at Basho Technologies, where he works on Riak, the fault-tolerant, highly-scalable distributed database. Prior to Basho, Sean was a freelance developer and consultant who also managed the development of the open-source Radiant web publishing system.

He briefly studied Music Theory at the graduate level after receiving degrees in Computer Science and Music from University of Tulsa. He can often be found speaking about Riak at conferences and other events, and enjoys playing the piano in his free time.

Tom Santero (@tsantero) is a Technical Evangelist at Basho Technologies, tasked with educating engineers on all things Riak, supporting the Riak community and hacking on various ad-hoc projects. Tom is passionate about open source software, polyglot programming and picking the right tool for the job. When he's not working, Tom can usually be found in Brooklyn, NY, seeking out artisanal foods and craft beer.