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Open text files in legacy Python

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At a first glance, opening files in Python is easy. All you have to do is call the built-in function open() and then you start reading from the file. However...

Public cloud cost control with Prometheus

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Over the past decade, the entire IT industry has been pushing toward cloud computing. A recent article by Gartner argues the IT industry will be entering a s...

Making of turbodbc (part 2): C++ to Python

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In the first part of this series, we learned how turbodbc builds a few layers of C++ code on top of the open database connectivity (ODBC) C API. We ended up ...