In a guest editorial, Rodney Landrum reflects on his career path as a an information-hungry generalist.
It seems inevitable that many customers will end up paying more to get the same features they have today, under the new SQL Server licencing model, unless they respond to Microsoft's creativity with some of their own.
Rodney landrum wonders what, if anything, you would do in SQL, or any other beloved technology, if you did not have to?
Today we have a guest editorial from Rodney Landrum who wonders how DBA Managers, removed from the front lines, can keep up to date and retain their edge. Is it inevitable that, slowly but inexorably, they will feel the 'blunting of the blade'?