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Designing for Big Data Talk

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Some slides I created for the Designing for Big Data talk I gave at the Data Science Cornwall Meetup on 29th of November 2018.   Available to download from here: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/long-haired-music/documents/presentations/Designing+for+Big+Data.pdf  

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ARM on the Server

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A picture of the Amazon Graviton ARM Chip

What a week!  Several of my predictions have come true but the most important of which, and the one which I think is going to have the largest impact is Arm on the Server. Amazon this week announced the availability of A1 instance types, at a considerable cost saving.  The CPU’s are about 40% cheaper, […]

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Drupal

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Just spent the last couple of hours messing about with drupal, the content management engine.  Gotta say I’m not greatly impressed.  These content management solutions are way to complicated for every day website design.  I just couldn’t get the site to look the way I wanted because of all the embedded styles and things I just didn’t […]