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A Lookup Strategy Defined

Most databases designs nowadays seem to have at least a few if not many lookup or reference tables. This article helps you define a strategy in how to design, approve, and deploy them.   Read more...
By David Sumlin 2003/02/20 | Source: | Category: basics
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Using Uniqueindentifier Instead of Identity

Identity columns are last years news. Have you experimented with uniqueindentifiers - better known to programmers as GUID's? Guaranteed to be unique in the world, they offer a powerful alternative to identity columns.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2001/09/17 | Source: | Category: basics
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