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  • I enjoy riding my Peloton, rucking, networking, and sharing knowledge. I struggle with making coffee, remembering names, and keeping plants alive.

Multi-Dimensional Pandas

This notebook aims to create a Pandas dataframe containing multiple values in the fields and then query them as if the rows have a many-to-one relationship. We will start by generating random test data with the first cell. The output will be a dataframe with two columns - one for strings and one for integers. import pandas as pd import numpy as np def randomStrings(): return np.random.choice([chr(64+x)*3 for x in range(1,27)], size=np....

July 13, 2024 · 2 min · Boy Plankton
meme of me telling a friend that they can save 20% on their AWS Lambdas

Save 20% With This Simple Trick

A friend made this meme about me following a recent conversation where I pointed out that they could save 20% on their AWS Lambdas with this simple trick. Lambda pricing used to be determined by the amount of memory you have configured for the Lambda and the number of ms that it spends executing, but now, if your workload can be compiled for an arm64 architecture, you can deploy it on Graviton2 for an additional 20% savings....

July 11, 2024 · 1 min · Boy Plankton
sycophantic declaring that I am a thought leader

Thought Leader

Today I was recognized as a thought leader. I need to update my resume and LinkedIn to reflect this.

July 10, 2024 · 1 min · Boy Plankton

Arboreal Gators

Arboreal Gators, also known as Drop Gators, are a unique and little-known species of alligator that have adapted to live in trees. These formidable predators are a legitimate threat to humans and other animals, as their preferred method of attack is to drop from the trees and quickly overwhelm their prey. Arboreal Gators have a number of adaptations that allow them to live and hunt in trees. They have long, powerful legs that enable them to climb trees with ease, and their tails are specially adapted for balance and agility....

February 27, 2023 · 2 min · Boy Plankton

SSH using SSM

One of the features of using SSM is the ability to access an EC2 command line from the AWS console. But you can also use the SSM plugin to SSH into an EC2 instance from the command line. ...

March 30, 2022 · 1 min · Boy Plankton