Alessandro Mangone

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Data Engineer

29th September 2019 #hue  #code  #refactoring  #python 5 min read

Changing code - almost - without editing it: the magic of decorators

As a Data Engineer, one of the common tasks is to support the Data Science team. Sometimes you are required to customize one of the products they use daily. How to make these customizations the least invasive, so that you can easily update?

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21st August 2019 #scala  #functional-programming 5 min read

A gentle introduction to functional programming

Having always worked with imperative programming languages, when I decided to switch my career towards Big Data technologies I had never heard of functional programming. At the beginning it was a shock.

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