Our Popular Web Scraping And Proxy Management Workshop Goes Online

Bright Data’s first online workshop was a success, with professionals learning about web scraping and proxy management from their homes
Online web scraping and proxy management workshop for data collection
Uri Rafael Baum - Marketing Manager - Bright Data
Uri Refael Baum | Director of Marketing

We held our first online workshop recently, and we would like to thank everyone who joined us! There were dozens of participants, made up of architects, engineers, data scientists, and developers, in our first live hands-on event, and many more catching up with the recorded version.

Due to coronavirus, we have taken our popular and successful monthly face-to-face workshops into the virtual world. This workshop was originally meant to be held in Berlin. Moving it online meant that professionals could attend from all over the world, to join Bright Data’s experts and learn about ethical scraping on a large scale, bot detection and proxy management.

The agenda for our first online workshop was as follows:

– Introduction with Or Lenchner, CEO

– Scraping and bot detection with Chris Fudali, Bright Data Proxy Manager’s Product Manager

– Q&A

– Hands-on practice, with a Bright Data expert assigned to each group of participants to offer assistance

Chris’ presentation on scraping and proxy management covered:

– Getting started with scraping

– How to perform tasks using Bright Data Proxy Manager, such as setting geolocation and rotating IP addresses

– Our network’s end-to-end encryption and installing proxy certificates

– Proxy Manager’s rules, for example, retry on failed requests and bandwidth optimization

Our next online workshop, on Data Collection and Proxy Management, is on 14th May, 2020. You can find out more and reserve your spot here.

For anyone who missed the first workshop or would like a recap:

Uri Rafael Baum - Marketing Manager - Bright Data
Uri Refael Baum | Director of Marketing