I've been dabbling in code for many years now but it's always been personal projects. I don't have experience with much traffic. I was recently reading through a "Hello, World." tutorial for ...
I currently have an application that is used by a single end customer. For ease of discussion assume the application only needs a single database table for all records. I now need to support ...
When talking about things like "building your systems/applications around the cloud" or "using cloud technology for scalability", is "cloud-scaling" (from a provider eg. Amazon) this: When placing ...
I am curious as to how dynamic web applications play with content delivery networks such as cloudflare, amazon cloudfront, etc. I understand the concept of a cdn obtaining a cache of your static pages ...
In our current setup, most of our database calls are updates where we increment a key by 1. If all one is doing is incrementing certain keys on a document (a lot) in mongodb, and there are several ...
As a relational database programmer (most of the time), I read articles about how relational databases don't scale, and NoSQL solutions such as MongoDB do. As most of the databases I have developed ...