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Kennedy scholar studying at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston.

Currently mainly working on projects involving VBA, but previous experience in PHP, Python, Ruby and Ruby on Rails. Particularly fond of large datasets ('big data') and SaaS solutions.

comment Load time implications of storing data in multiple rows vs serialized data
It relates the type of data stored in the field to the data. So, in the first row it states the value, and the second row it states the type of value (so a rate). These are stored within a meta_data table.