Create random customer change

Replace a few key parts (mainly name) of my create random customer program with the python “mimesis” package. To say its faster is an understatement, from ~30 minutes to 1 min 14sec to generate 1,000,000 records is pretty impressive. I must say they claim they can create 10K full names in 0.254 seconds and that …

Pandas speed and larger test data

Great pandas course [Can you tell I discovered a WordPress feature…dropcap?]. This isn’t a thought I just came up with, but I remembered while watching the intro video , it said at around 1:30 into the video that pandas can operate on tens of millions of rows in milliseconds. Anyhoo, I have a one million …

Python random customer program

For the previous post I talked about recreating my random customer SQLite database. I had rewritten this program in Julia and was happy with the speed improvements [see this post]. So because of my feeling of constantly fighting with Julia to work with SQLite, a short time ago I started work on getting it to …