Submitted by dmann on Sun, 03/23/2008 - 18:22
Submitted by dmann on Wed, 05/23/2007 - 13:33
I found an interesting article by Scott W. Ambler on Doctor Dobbs Journal today called "Questioning Traditional Data Management".
Scott points out 6 assumptions data management professionals often make and points out why he believes they are not valid assumptions. Assumptions like: It's expensive to evolve a database schema and Review and inspections are an effective way to ensure quality.
At this point in my career I have worked as a DBA about as long as I was a Software Developer so I can see both sides of this issue. Read more about Questioning Traditional Data Management
Submitted by dmann on Thu, 12/07/2006 - 15:46
This is for all the database purists out there, what's most important? Forget the implemention, the operating system, the transactions per second. Its the data!
Swivel.com is a website where you can browse or upload data sets. For better or worse you can also compare them. Read more about YouTube for Data
Submitted by dmann on Sat, 10/14/2006 - 11:40