On Passing the AWS Associate Exam

Today I passed the AWS Certified Solutions Architect exam at the associate level. I passed it on my first try, which is not what I expected. This article covers things I did and at least one thing I didn’t do which I would recommend for future takers. tldr: Slay practice exams from multiple providers and … Read more On Passing the AWS Associate Exam

The Core Problem in Programming

Developers maximize productivity in the economic sense by finding an optimal balance between the quality of their product and the cost at which they produce it. Because the primary marginal cost in programming is labor, lower cost of production is very well proxied by ease of coding. Another major cost in programming is hardware, and … Read more The Core Problem in Programming