When I talk to people about working remotely the focus is often on the tools. I’ve noticed the real challenge is the working relationships and maintaining these even though we are hundreds of miles apart. Working effectively as a team means considering everyone's needs
Today I want to show you how to do that in an easier and quicker way. In my example I’ll restore a “payment.ibd” file (payment table) from Sakila DB on a server with MySQL 5.5 (but with help from MySQL 5.6 and sandbox).
I’ve spoken before about the idea behind Voron’s Journal. It allows us to do some pretty sweet things. We haven’t really run perf testing yet (we have some early benchmarks, but they aren’t ready to be talked about yet), but things are looking up.
Today we will be looking at how to get the selected cells from a wxPython grid object. Most of the time, getting the section is easy, but when the user selects more then one cell, getting the selection becomes more complicated.
Aaron and Kenneth Hui (@hui_kenneth) talk to George Reese (@GeorgeReese) about what it's like to own a Tesla in Minnesota, digging deep into the state of OpenStack API's, and his view on Enterprise Clouds
After tantalizing the industry for more than 18 months, Cisco is revealing the software-defined networking (SDN) products and plan that Insieme has been working on. As expected, the spin-in is producing a new switch family, the Nexus 9000.
Aaron and Kenneth Hui (@hui_kenneth) speak with Blue Box Founder/CEO Jesse Proudman (@blueboxjesse) about OpenStack deployment issues, managed OpenStack offerings, and Cloud Foundry on top of OpenStack
A friend of mine recently told me about the kind of problems he’s currently struggling with in the legacy application he’s maintaining. Here’s a sample piece of code to illustrate what I’m talking about:
A recent blog post suggests that distributed database systems may not be as universally useful as many believe them to be. Is there too much hype surrounding distributed databases, or is there more to the story?
Today the author would like to introduce you to Spring Data Neo4j. To this end he implemented a little showcase application. The context of the showcase is a shop system in which it would be useful to calculate what other users also viewed – as known from many popular shopping e-commerce websites.
After posting his analysis of the Enron email corpus, the author realized that the regex patterns he had set up to capture and filter out the cautionary/privacy messages at the bottoms of peoples emails were not working. Let’s have a look at his revised Python code for processing the corpus, and some new results.
There is an old debate among developers on when to use a Manager class, or whether they are useful. In this short article, the author quickly shares his perspective on this topic and promotes a guideline for knowing when to create these types of classes.
What better way to start off the 52 papers challenge than with the paper most computer science is based on: Alan Turing’s On Computable Numbers, With an Application to the Entscheidungsproblem? In this article, the author analyzes Turing's groundbreaking paper.
Recently, the author was working with students at North Dakota State University on building apps for Windows Phone using AppStudio. In this post, he’ll show you how to correct these issues so that your source code generated by AppStudio builds successfully on your machine.