We've got a lot of old forums. We used to try and focus people into certain areas for types of topics. That hasn't scaled well.
What I'd propose is that we move to the 2 forums per version we have now, using the model of
Does this make sense or is a single one better? Or should we just focus on topics and let someone provide a version?
I'd close all the 2008 and prior forums so no posting. I'd add new admin/dev ones.
Leave Cloud Computing alone.
Move reporting Services to admin/dev for all version.
For Programming, I'd go to
I'm not sure here if we want to break out anything else? I'm torn with even this.
Data Warehousing, move to
- Strategies and design
- General DW
Database Design - leave alone, mostly because I don't know.
Career - Leave alone, maybe add a tributes one for obits. I hate doing that, but I'm also saddened that we've lost some people and it will happen again.
Testing - Leave alone
Access leave alone
Future Versions - remove. Just add new SQL 15, 16, 17, etc.