The West Yorkshire Python User Group (WYPy) have been meeting monthly since 2007. Our meetings are free, and usually include at least one talk, as well as a trip to the pub.
A common practice these days is for a web application to be split into multiple smaller services, divided into discrete responsibilities. It even has its own buzzword.
However, when doing so, your operational complexity increases. Each service needs logging, metrics, error handling, worker management, connection pooling, amongst many other things.
Enter Talisker stage right.
Talisker is an opinionated WSGI stack designed to standardise operational concerns for running many Python services. It is based on gunicorn, and provides:
It's designed to be developer friendly, and simple to use, as it works as a drop in replacement for gunicorn's runner. In was in part inspired by Twitter's Finagle tool, and its aim is to provide a more standard PaaS-like environment for our services.
Thursday 14th April. Starting at 7.30pm.
If you want to arrive before the talk, the venue will be open from about 7.00pm. We will finish at around 8.30pm-9.00pm, and will be going to The White Swan pub afterwards.
We will be meeting at the offices of The Test People:
Buzz the 4th floor and someone will let you in.