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Publishing to Elasticsearch using Django and Postgres DictCursor

Postgres

One of the projects I've been working on relies heavily on elasticsearch and the current dataset is a few million records. I'm currently indexing about a million records and expect to index the entire data set in the near future. I originally took a simple approach to in...

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Term-centric search using Elasticsearch and Django

Search

Recently I've been working on a side project that has a search component at it's core. I'm pulling a set of data from an external source, loading it into my database and pushing the data to Elasticsearch. There are a handful of fields that I need to search over and I wanted to d...

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Custom Foreign Key Constraints with Django

Postgres Blue Elephant

The current project I'm working on has database tables that are over 2 million records which I'm populating from an external source. The external source provides a postgres dump file to help make data imports easier. My current approach is to restore ...

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Django 1.8 Template

This past weekend I decided to build a django template for future projects. I've recently started to work on a new project and realized I'm spending far to much time building out my django project layout. Since Django 1.8 recently came out I felt it would be a good time to buid a resuable project template. This project is a mix of D...

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