AWS not for everyone

A website I was recently working on gave me an opportunity to get familiar with Amazon Web Services (AWS) that I have never used before. I knew nothing about it apart from its existence, so I was not particularly pleased to discover that it is not a typical web hosting, as I expected, but basically … Continue reading AWS not for everyone

MySQL: automated data upload

Working on my recent project I have had to create a database with several tables and populate them with pretty large amount of data. After a few not particularly successful attempts I have finally managed to automate the whole process. But let's start from the beginning. It happens that for this particular project I am … Continue reading MySQL: automated data upload