Steve Hughes is a Principal Consultant at Magenic. His area of expertise is in data and business intelligence architecture on the Microsoft SQL Server platform. He was also the data architect for a SaaS company which delivered a transportation management solution for fleets across the United States. Steve has co-authored two books and delivered more than 30 presentations on SQL Server and data architecture over the past six years. He also provides insights from the field on his blog at http://dataonwheels.wordpress.com.
When Jason ( B | T ) posted this assignment, I thought it would be a fun topic to write on. Before I get into my reasons, some history is in order. I will have been employed at Magenic ( T ) for over 8 years. My employment has not been contiguous, as I left [...]