Dave Ogle
Dave Ogle

I'm Dave, a developer working at Scott Logic in Edinburgh

Articles

JavaScript Closure

In this blog post I'll be exploring Lexical Scope in JavaScript and answering the question "What is Closure?"

Looking At R

In this quick look at the R language and tools I'll look briefly at the syntax of the language and have a go at creating a few charts with a data set.

Apache Storm Taster

A quick look at Apache Storm with a short word count walk-through example using a Redis Database.

Cassandra vs. MariaDB

We've been comparing Cassandra and MariaDB in single node setups, exploring the issues of each in terms of performance and ease of use from a development perspective. In this article we explore the issues at play in such a setup such as the differences in queries, speed of response and the features that seperate these two technologies.