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Yury Selivanov

Yury is a co-founder of MagicStack (magic.io) and a core Python developer since 2014. Yury authored and implemented PEPs 492, 525, and 530 (async/await support in Python), maintains asyncio module with Guido, and created popular asyncio packages uvloop and asyncpg.

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async/await and asyncio in Python 3.6 and beyond

Performant python, Experienced
8/12/2017 | 3:15 PM-4:15 PM | House Canary Room

Description

The talk overviews async/await, asynchronous generators and comprehensions in Python 3.6 and the asyncio module. We'll discuss when and how asyncio should be used in a modern applications and services, what is uvloop, and what asyncio frameworks and libraries one should use. I'll share our ideas about where asyncio is headed and what to expect in Python 3.7.

Abstract

The talk overviews async/await, asynchronous generators and comprehensions in Python 3.6 and the asyncio module. We'll discuss when and how asyncio should be used in a modern applications and services, what is uvloop, and what asyncio frameworks and libraries one should use. I'll share our ideas about where asyncio is headed and what to expect in Python 3.7.