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How Netflix does data in AWS

https://netflixtechblog.com/byte-down-making-netflixs-data-infrastructure-cost-effective-fee7b3235032

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GCP for AWS professionals

Someone made a GCP lookup list for AWS cloud people Service comparisons The following table provides a side-by-side comparison of the various services available on AWS and Google Cloud. Service Category Service AWS Google Cloud Compute IaaS Amazon Elastic Compute … Continue reading

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Modern Data Engineering is Complicated

Modern Data Engineering is Complicated. There are so many things to know to be good. Languages : SQL , Python, Scala Operating Systems : Linux, bash shell Cloud : AWS, Azure, GCP Data Pipelines : Airflow, Kubeflow DevOps : Kubernetes, … Continue reading

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My other hobby is Stocks

My other hobby is investing and picking stocks.Here’s my other blog: http://hunandelightmd.com/

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mysql tricks: do instant table swap to mitigate mysql deadlock error.

mysql tricks: do instant table swap to mitigate mysql deadlock error. Continue reading

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Slide Share’s full of useful knowledge

Best practices for PySpark programming Programming in Spark using PySpark from Mostafa Elzoghbi History of SQL and all the advanced features over the last 30 years among big vendors. Modern SQL in Open Source and Commercial Databases from Markus Winand

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The reality of a data worker.

Taken from a Dataiku meetup slide.  This picture hit close to home.

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Things to note when migrating web hosts

Things to note when migrating web hosts Continue reading

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New Year, New Site

I switched to wordpress.com as my host. I will most likely switch to AWS later.

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DevFestDC : key takeaways of the Google Cloud Products

TensorFLow : google’s machine learning api can be super powerful. Just make json REST calls to the end-point and get results based on google’s machine learning lib. Uses cases: 1. identify an image (image classification) 2. parse speech into text … Continue reading

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