Big O Notation — How to Identify N Log N, Quadratic, and Cubic Algorithms

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Misunderstanding Big O Notation can hurt how your systems scale.

Algorithms that increase in operation at a larger rate than linear algorithms are inefficient. This can result in systems that scale at a costly rate.

As a Software Engineer, it is vital you can identify all of the inefficient notations, and this…

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