Happy 2021! This New Year could not get here soon enough! We are really excited to have 2 great speakers & topics for our January Virtual Meetup.|
As always we will have a giveaway for some Jet Brains Giveaway & JFrog will give away an Amazon Echo Show 5 & some T-Shirts to start the year
AGENDA (Abstracts & Bios Below):
7:05 PM - 7:10PM GoLang NYC Announcements
7:10 PM - 7:40PM - Talk 1: Mitali Bisht: Go Module Versioning: Evolution Through Today
7:45PM - 8:15PM - Talk 2: Chamod Shehanka Perera: Building CLI apps in Golang
8:15 - 8:30 Brainbench IDE Giveaway & Closing Remarks
Want to speak at a future meetup? We are looking for speakers who have Go Development experiences at all levels to share with our community! Submit your talks (full-length & lightning talks) on https://www.papercall.io/golangnycmeetup.
Talk 1: Go Module Versioning: Evolution Through Today
In this talk, Mitali will be sharing the changes in the Go Module Versioning System through the present day. We will examine how is it different from other dependency management systems. Some of the questions that will be addressed include: How can you identify major versions for a module when Go Client does not update it automatically? How do you approach version validation & correcting your pseudo-versions to upgrade your project from 1.12 to 1.15? What changes have been added to Go Modules through version from 1.15?
Bio: Mitali Bisht is a Community Software Engineer at JFrog.
As an experienced software engineer, Mitali has designed, developed, & led challenging software projects involved cloud technologies, Big data, web, DevOps in both large & small tech companies. As a Community Software Engineer at JFrog she is responsible for developing features for Gocenter & other projects related to Community. She has also been engaging with Go Community authors to make them aware of the security aspect of their modules & help them to resolve it. She loves exploring & adopting new technologies.
Apart from the tech side of Bay area, she spends her spare time in gardening, enjoying nature while reading novels, learning nutritious food recipes for kids . She also volunteers whenever get time to provide knowledge of computer & technology to the adult people preparing for GED to get jobs
Talk 2: Building CLI apps in Golang
This talk will cover how to develop CLI's in Go. The talk & the demo will focus on the following areas of Gos CLI features:
- All CLI Ops tools (Re) Written in Go
- Ops tools written in Go.
During the demo, Chamod is building an application to show Go's CLI features live in action.
Bio: Chamod Shehanka Perera is an open source enthusiast who is reading a degree in software engineering at Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology. Currently hes Co-Lead at Golang Sri Lanka & GitHub Community Sri Lanka. Hes a software engineer at Platformer Cloud Pvt. And also, Hes a GitHub Campus Expert whos interested in conducting tech talks in domains such as open-source contribution. Chamod has led FOSS Community of SLIIT as the developer relations for the 2018/19. He is a university ambassador for the Facebook Developer Circles Colombo & also, he is a active member of Google Developer Group Sri Lanka, Kubernetes Sri Lanka, Stackoverflows Sri Lanka, Mozilla Sri Lanka. He has actively volunteered in GDG DevFest, Google I/O, IEEE Congress. Chamod maintains his blog during his leisure time & also he never forgets to swim when he has free time.