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Big Ideas in App Architecture

Episode 35

How to make your applications smarter

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Rod Senra

VP of Engineering at Loadsmart

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Years before Rod Senra became VP of Engineering, he started out in academia in Brazil. He recalls the early days of Python and teaching computer engineering to his students. Today, he leads as VP of Engineering at Loadsmart, a logistics technology company helping shippers, suppliers and carriers to move goods more efficiently.

Join us to discuss:

  • How to understand different database offerings and how to choose the right one.

  • What it takes to manage an engineering team like Napoleon led his frontlines — strategic, yet tactical.

  • How he uses AI/ML at Loadsmart, and other interesting AI/ML projects Rod has been a part of including the Gatorade Sweat Patch and mobile ordering app for Philz Coffee.

Big Ideas in App Architecture

A podcast for architects and engineers who are building modern, data-intensive applications and systems. In each weekly episode, an innovator joins host David Joy to share useful insights from their experiences building reliable, scalable, maintainable systems.

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