Jessica McKellar

Jessica McKellar

Jessica McKellar is a software engineer from Cambridge, MA. She enjoys the Internet, networking, low-level systems engineering, and contributing to and helping other people contribute to open source software. She is a Twisted maintainer, organizer for the Boston Python user group, and a local STEM volunteer.

Twisted Network Programming Essentials Twisted Network Programming Essentials
by Jessica McKellar, Abe Fettig
Second Edition March 2013
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $33.99

Introduction to Python Introduction to Python
by Jessica McKellar
April 2014
Video: $79.99

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Easily Invoke Common Protocols with Twisted

June 11 2013

Twisted is a framework for writing, testing, and deploying event-driven clients and servers in Python. In my previous Twisted blog post, we explored an architectural overview of Twisted and examples of simple TCP, UDP, SSL, and HTTP echo servers. While … read more

Twisted Python: the engine of your Internet

April 22 2013

I want to build a web server, a mail server, a BitTorrent client, a DNS server, or an IRC bot—clients and servers for a custom protocol in Python. And I want them to be cross-platform, RFC-compliant, testable, and deployable in … read more

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Webcast: Twisted Python: the engine of your Internet
June 18, 2013
In this hands-on webcast presented by Jessica McKellar author of Twisted, we will give an architectural overview of the project and then dive in to what you need to know to build robust clients and servers for popular and custom network protocols.