Even utility scripts should be robust and well documented. It’s a pain to have to read a script source to figure out what it is doing and what are the possible parameters and how they are used. In this post I share a script template I use for my Ruby scripts.
Archive for May 2010
In this post we will write a sample account management system for Asp.NET MVC applications using Cassandra as a back-end and HectorSharp as Cassandra’s .NET client.
A few days ago, I set up a Cassandra node on my machine. Time to write some code now! In this post, we’ll get started with HectorSharp, a .NET client for Cassandra.
Cassandra is a structured store. It has a rich data model that goes beyond a simple key-value model. This is a good thing as some of the complexity can be pushed to Cassandra, leading to simpler and more efficient applications. This post walks through the different data model elements.