Francesco Cogno's blog

Where data hit programming languages. Hard. In the shin.

End-to-end WordCloud using Rust, TypeScript, AngularJS 2, and timdream’s WordCloud

Word clouds are a very attractive way of visually representing the relative importance of words. At a glance you can guess how important a word is relative to the others in the cloud. We will build two components: A text parser that will calculate the relative weight of each word in a given text (we’ll… Read more

Parallel DBCC CheckDB using GOlang

Parallel DBCC CheckDB in GOlang In this post I will show you how to use the concurrent features of the GO (ie GOlang) language in order to perform some maintenance tasks in parallel. This is just a showcase of features so don’t expect a enteprise-ready functionality . The problem we address in this case is… Read more