The second lecture from my class. I will try to do supporting web recordings.lecture3-2-v0.5-pptx
A couple of friends have asked me why I am running my own WordPress instance on my own site/server. There are many SaaS hosted blogging engines that are more sophisticated. Being hosted, the engines are more secure and require less management tinkering.
The basic answer is that installing and managing things like WordPress or Drupal is a learning experience. I have to look at DB configurations, directory structures and sometime the code.
I have attached the 1st lecture from my fall 2015 course at Columbia:
COMSE6998 — Topics in Computer Science: Microservice and API Develeopment.