The impact of Golang on systems development at bet365

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Alan Reed, head of sports development at Hillside Technology, part of bet365, explains the tools and skills needed by his firm - including programming language Golang

New problems demand new tools. The challenges we face in 2018 are inherently complex. Delivering an always on platform that supports real-time applications for 100,000s of concurrent users at pe...

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