Posts that I send out to other sites like Dev.to and Medium.

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Interview On .NET Rocks About A Curious Moon

I was interviewed on .NET Rocks! while at NDC London.
Rob Conery
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My New Book About PostgreSQL, Data and Saturn: A…

I just released a new book about PostgreSQL, Saturn, and Cassini! Quite possibly the most fun I've had writing about data and databases.
Rob Conery
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Dumb CS Problems And Your Next Job

Going through a coding interview is not fun. The questions you're asked can come off as pointless - there's a reason you're asked these...
Rob Conery
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Writing A Book: The Imposter’s Handbook

There is so much I don't know about Computer Science. I figured I'd share that with you
Rob Conery
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JSONB and PostgreSQL: Work Faster By Ditching Migrations

I am not a fan of migrations - never have been and probably never will be. They were interesting when Rails first came out,...
Rob Conery
2 min read

PostgreSQL Document API Part 4: Complex Queries

Storing documents in PostgreSQL is a little easier, now that we have some solid save routines, a way to run Full Text searches, and...
Rob Conery
4 min read

PostgreSQL Document API Part 3: Finding Things

In parts 1 and 2 of this little series I showed various ways to save a document and then update its search field. I...
Rob Conery
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PostgreSQL Document API Part 2: Full Text Search and…

In part 1 of this series I setup a nice save function, as well as another function to create an opinionated document storage table...
Rob Conery
4 min read

Designing a PostgreSQL Document API

PostgreSQL as many know, supports JSON as a storage type and with the release of 9.4, Postgres now supports storing JSON as jsonb –...
Rob Conery
4 min read

Document Storage Gymnastics with Postgres

With the release of Postgres 9.4 came the additional datatype jsonb. This is binary JSON, the same type of thing that MongoDB uses for...
Rob Conery
8 min read