Ocado Technology releases major update to Code for Life website and teaching materials

Ocado Technology releases major update to Code for Life website and teaching materials

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“The kids love it! They all want to move onto the next level, they want to be further on than anyone else.” – Mandy, ICT teacher “You can hit all of the computing curriculum, in a structured way. It is perfect for teachers who are struggling.” – Rob, ICT teacher “When I came across Code […]

How big consumer brands can attract engineering talent

How big consumer brands can attract engineering talent

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Listen to more of Matt’s thoughts on effective recruitment in the tech sector on the latest Behind the Headlines podcast. Everything is tech. Tech is everything. I’ve been at Ocado for 15 years. We’re a retailer and a technology company. The two go hand-in-hand, although it’s safe to say that perceptions of our business are […]

Adding machine learning to the contact centre

Adding machine learning to the contact centre

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There has never been a better time to start using machine learning. In the last year, the momentum behind data science and its connected fields (artificial intelligence, big data, data analytics) has grown from strength to strength. We are now seeing a record number of companies developing AI-based solutions for a wide range of applications, […]

Improving the performance of the Ceph storage platform at Ocado Technology

Improving the performance of the Ceph storage platform at Ocado Technology

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As any solution grows over time, there’s always the concern as to how it will perform, especially as the applications using it also increase in both number and size. Ceph has been designed to be a scale-out platform: as one adds more nodes to the solution, the performance increases accordingly. Due to the parallel way […]

Creating a distributed data centre architecture using Kubernetes and containers

Creating a distributed data centre architecture using Kubernetes and containers

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The seed for this project was first planted when a question was posed while brainstorming ideas around a whiteboard: What if we could break up our CFC’s  data centre into smaller nodes? If the CFC (Customer Fulfilment Centre) name doesn’t ring a bell, that’s what we call the highly automated warehouses where our groceries are […]

8 great podcasts for technical craftsmanship

8 great podcasts for technical craftsmanship

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I’m sure you’ve heard it said many times before: technology is constantly changing. One of the ways I attempt to stay up to date is to listen to podcasts on my daily commute. I try to listen to a mixture of podcasts; some are very technical, some are designed for a general audience, and some […]

Is your data science team ready for an emergency?

Is your data science team ready for an emergency?

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The story of how to quickly check your team’s practices while having a lot of fun. How do firefighters assess their readiness for an emergency situation? How do they ensure that everyone knows what to do in case of a fire? The best way to check this is to organise maneuvers similar to a real […]

The art (and game) of introducing yourself to a new team

The art (and game) of introducing yourself to a new team

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Recently I took the difficult personal decision to move from the business domain where I had been for over six years since graduation – Supply Chain – and into the technology, systems and completely different domain of Payroll. Everyone around me has been hugely supportive in this self-learning exercise and my new team leader put […]

Make your retrospectives fun with these games

Make your retrospectives fun with these games

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In my team we conduct a retrospective every two weeks. On each occasion, we try to keep things fresh and stop the same format from killing our ability to spot and discuss a growing problem. We were inspired by a paper on rotational cleaning and how regularly changing your cleaning process avoids bacteria strains resistant […]

An introduction to AWS Lambda and serverless computing

An introduction to AWS Lambda and serverless computing

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Welcome to the Ocado Technology Webinars, where you can hear from the people building the ground-breaking, game-changing technology that powers Ocado, the world’s largest online-only grocery retailer. In this webinar Javi Carretero, mobile web services team leader at Ocado Technology, offers an overview of AWS Lambda and serverless computing, including a code demonstration showing how […]

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