As a follow up to Stir Trek, thanks to my friend and former co-worker John B., who reminded me that if you have a lot of inserts you want to do, execute this command on your database before you get started:
Then, after all your inserts have been sent , execute this:
If you do this, I promise that your users will be much more happier. (In my iOS app instance, the insert times went from about 90 seconds to 0.7 seconds.)
BTW, happy birthday to Amy Heckerling, who directed two of my all time most favorite movies, National Lampoon’s European Vacation and Johnny Dangerously.