Cadence Community Spotlight Update - May 2022

Welcome to our regular Cadence Community Spotlight update!

This is our monthly blog post series focused on news from in and around the Cadence community.

Please see below for a short activity roundup of what has happened recently in the community.

# Cadence Polling Cookbook

Do you want to understand polling work and have an example of how to set it up in Cadence? Well a brand new Cadence Polling cookbook (opens new window) is now available that gives you all the details you need. The cookbook was created by several members of the Instaclustr (opens new window) team and they are keen to share it with the community. The pdf version of the cookbook can found on the Cadence website under the Polling an external API for a specific resource to become available section of the Polling Use cases (opens new window).

A Github repository (opens new window) has also been created with the sample cookbook code for you to try out for yourself.

So please go ahead and try out the cookbook and don’t forget to let us have your feedback.

# Congratulations to a First Time Contributor

We are always looking for ways to encourage project participation. It doesn't matter how large the contribution is or whether it is coding or non coding related. This month one of our community members had their first PR merged (opens new window)- so congratulations and many thanks for the contribution tonyxrandall (opens new window)!

# Share Your News!

Our #support Slack (opens new window) channel is always full of questions and activity so we know that there are are lot of people out there exploring, trying out and setting up Cadence. We are always interested in hearing about what the community are doing so if you have something to you want to share as a blog post or part of this montly update then please contact us in the #community Slack (opens new window) channel.

# Next Cadence Technical Office Hours: 3rd and 27th June 2022

We will be having two Technical Office Hours sessions this month. As 30th May was a US holiday we have moved May’s Technical Office Hours to Friday 3rd June at 11am PT. And we will be having our June call on 27th.

Remember that in these Zoom sessions you can speak directly with some of our Cadence experts so if you have a question about Cadence or are facing a particular issue getting it setup then please come along and chat to one of our experts!

# Cadence in the News!

Below are a selection of Cadence related articles, blogs and whitepapers. Please take a look and feel free to share via your own social media channels.

# Upcoming Events

If you have any news or topics you'd like us to include in our next update then please join our Slack (opens new window)#community channel.

Please remember that this update is for you - so if you have any comments or feedback that could help us improve it then please share it with us in the #community Slack (opens new window) channel.