WE DID IT! DataStax Astra isĀ GA

Yesterday we finally went full GA (Generally Available) with DataStax Astra. For the quick TLDR think of it as Apache Cassandra that you can spin up as a service and use in about a minute. I, as I wrote about some months ago, joined the engineering team to help build out the system! I quickly got to reconnoitering the role and working toward build out of features, which now are available to you!

Simple Go HTTP Server Starter in 15 Minutes

In this post I cover putting together a simple http server with a video on creating the http server, setting a status code, which provides the basic elements you need to further build out a fully featured server. This post is paired with a video too.

Creating a Go Module & Writing Tests in Less Than 3 Minutes

In this short (less than 4 minutes) video I put together a Go module library, then setup some first initial tests calling against functions in the module.

5 Ways to Learn & Improve Your Programming Language Use

Posed the question, What to write when starting to learn and programming language? I started an answer to the question…

Top 5 Ways to get the coding basics down!

Another question came up during a recent Twitch stream that I wanted to elaborate on. Read on for the curated…