NiteoWeb attended a Pyramid sprint in Halle, Germany

Gocept, a company based in Halle (Saale), Germany, organized a Pyramid sprint, which lasted from 15th to 17th August 2013. The sprint took place at their headquarters which, by the way, has a lovely garden perfectly suited for relaxation, eating, drinking and development (not necessarily in that order!). A bunch of NiteoWeb former and present employees took part, too. Despite…

10 days to sprint in Antwerp!

The Belgian Beer Sprint is nearing ever so closer! Only a bit over a week is left until we start this year's EESTEC Plone sprint. Like last years we invited Electrical Engineering students from around Europe for a week-long introduction to Plone. In the meantime we will have members of the Plone community sprinting on various sprint topics, mostly oriented…

collective.table, report #3

Work report A week ago, myself and my mentor both participated in the Plone Sauna Sprint. It was an epic event, thanks to all sprinters for being that great throughout the week. During the event my mentor and I discussed in great length how to approach challenges that collective.table presents. We want the table to be pluggable and reusable. We…

collective.table alpha release

Introduction It's now past the mid-term evaluation deadline for my Google Summer of Code project and it's time to release my work out to the wider community to receive feedback and ideas on how to improve it. Status During the last days I was focusing on polishing the first release: writing documentation, adding more comments, increasing test coverage and such.…

collective.table GSoC report

Introduction It's now been over a month since I started my Google Summer of Code project. It's been a fun month, full of newly learned tricks, mostly courtesy of my mentor Martijn Pieters, Jarn AS. Our goal is to have an ability in Plone to store arbitrary pieces of tabular data, in the same way that PHP CMSes often have…

Back from Helsinki

I'm back from another legendary sprint: Plone Sauna Sprint in Helsinki. No need to say anything more, here are the reports: Plone Sauna Sprint mid-term report Plone Sauna Sprint final report Next on schedule: Plone Conference in Bristol.

IMW, Athens and Cathedral sprints

I've attended 3 sprints in the past month. Sprints are a great way to learn new Plone techniques and of course to meet fellow plonistas. I love the fact that I was able to attend 3 in just one month. Next one on the schedule: Plone Sauna Sprint in Helsinki in the end of July. IMW mini sprint During the…