Being an account of some things that captured my interest this week.
I went to the Sydney AWS Summit.
Nothing says cloud like casual business attire and thumping electronic.
I know we’re all DevOps these days, but my theory is you can tell who is more ops by how well they grok DNS.
On AWS, you can use KMS.
Number 089623798465 in my series “PostgreSQL is teh Best”.
Thoughts on managing transaction boundaries when dealing with streaming data. PG, but applies to all such systems.
Speaking of streaming systems, this AWS Quick Start makes setting up the Confluent platform much easier.
Demonstrates use of PostgreSQL extension adding HyperLogLog data structures as a native data type.
HyperLogLog is an algorithm for estimating unique number of elements in a list.
Also, PipelineDB has HyperLogLog built in. Just saying.
Datacentres are hard.