Amazon RDS vs. Google SQL benchmark

We have tested two database-as-a-service solutions from two major players: Google Cloud SQL Second Generation, Amazon RDS for MySQL and official MariaDB Docker container running as a single instance without any replication on Google Container Engine. MariaDB was used in the test as a baseline, only to see if there is any significant performance overhead of replication and the difference between MySQL and MariaDB. What are the benchmark results?

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Marek Bartík

Marek Bartík

DevOps Engineer

Ackee publishes cookbook

What? Ackee and cooking? Well, not entirely, even though we did show we knew our way around the kitchen at the #dnesnekodim event. However, considering we feel better behind the keyboard, our cookbook will not be about food but about programming. Read about how we prepare the best applications on the Czech scene, what tools we use, as well as all of our secret procedures. (more…)

Dominik Veselý

Dominik Veselý

Software Analyst & Architect

Kotlin: first impressions

I’m planning to constantly update and extend this post the first couple of months I’m working with Kotlin. I will write down the things that I like in Kotlin, the things I miss or don’t like and the things I’m still not sure about. These things may even change their “baskets” as I’ll be gaining more experience with this language 🙂

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Georgiy Shur

Georgiy Shur

Android Developer