Daragh Ó Tuama

Content & Production Manager

Daragh is Code Institute’s Content Manager. With a long history in journalism, he has a huge interest in all things tech. Daragh also has a background in radio and TV, and has presented and contributed to shows on RTÉ, Newstalk, Today FM, TG4, and many more. He has a degree in modern Irish and history, and more recently, he has attained a certificate in sustainability studies. Daragh is also a videographer and is responsible for much of the content delivered to Code Institute. Daragh joined Code Institute in 2018.

Getting Started with Kubernetes: Understanding the Importance of Kubernetes  

In this fast-paced digital landscape, efficiently managing and deploying applications is paramount. Kubernetes or K8s automates the deployment, scale and management of containerised applications. Containers, the building blocks of modern software development, encapsulate software and its dependencies, ensuring consistency across different environments. For someone who is thinking of starting with a Kubernetes tutorial or learning Kubernetes, […]

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Effective Debugging Techniques for Developers: Understanding the Importance of Debugging 

Debugging is the unsung hero of software development, the diligent detective work that ensures your code runs smoothly. Debugging is the process of identifying and resolving errors or bugs in a program code.  These bugs, whether minor syntax errors or complex logical flaws, can wreak havoc if left unattended. In this article, we delve into the world […]

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Differences Between SQL and NoSQL Databases

In the realm of database management, the choice between SQL and NoSQL databases is pivotal. It is important to understand what SQL is used for. SQL or Structured Query Language, employs a structured approach with predefined schemas, ideal for complex queries and transactions.    NoSQL, on the other hand, embraces a schemaless, flexible model, excelling in […]

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Popular Programming Languages & AI Development Trends in 2024

As we step into the promising year of 2024, it’s time to look back and reflect on the programming languages that dominated the tech landscape in 2023. From web development to artificial intelligence (AI), certain languages emerged as the driving forces behind innovation and development. Among these, Python undoubtedly stood out, showcasing its versatility and […]

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Developers in the age of AI

In a webinar hosted during Code Institute’s annual careers fair, Elevate, industry experts Reshmi Goff from Microsoft and Menno Odjix from Mendix, alongside host Peter O’Connell, shed light on the ever-evolving landscape of software development. This enriching conversation covered a spectrum of topics, from emerging skill sets to the impact of AI co-pilots, all while […]

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Essential Skills for AI in 2024

Artificial intelligence (AI) stands out as a driving force behind innovation. As businesses increasingly adopt AI solutions, individuals equipped with a diverse skill set find themselves at a significant advantage in the workforce. In this blog post, we explore why learning HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Django, React, Python, and Predictive Analytics can be the key to […]

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Shubham’s Journey: From Seas to Software Development

Shubham’s story stands out as an inspiring testament to the transformative power of learning to code. Hailing from India, Shubham found himself embarking on a whole new adventure last October, one that led him from the sunny shores of scuba diving instruction to the dynamic realm of software development in Germany. A Diver’s Odyssey to […]

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Alejandro’s Journey to Software Development

Welcome to the inspiring tale of Alejandro, an adventurous individual from Argentina who embarked on a transformative journey into the world of software development through Code Institute. His story is a testament to the power of determination and continuous learning. From Argentina to Ireland: A Leap of Faith Alejandro moved from Argentina to Spain in […]

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Python & Data Science

Data science has emerged as a pivotal field that empowers businesses and researchers to make informed decisions through data analysis. Python, a versatile programming language that has become synonymous with data science, is at the heart of this dynamic domain. In this blog, we look at why Python is a key player in data science, […]

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How to Become a Software Engineer

If you are fascinated by the world of technology or curious about how software applications work, a software engineer career might be the perfect fit. In this guide, we look at the journey of becoming a software engineer, from the necessary qualifications to the steps that can lead you to success in the ever-evolving tech […]

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