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Why build data models in a dynamic language?

Background This question stems out of an architectural discussion we had at work. For the current project we are using Python and an object oriented database. There are input services that we ...
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Developing an analytics's system processing large amounts of data - where to start

Imagine you're writing some sort of Web Analytics system - you're recording raw page hits along with some extra things like tagging cookies etc and then producing stats such as Which pages got most ...
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Does current evidence support the adoption of Contextual over Canonical Data Models?

The "canonical" idea is pervasive in software; patterns like Canonical Model, Canonical Schema, Canonical Data Model and so on, seem to come up again and again in development. Like many developers, ...