I LOVE that article, Solomon. I've pointed people to it many times when they tell me (especially at work) that "Disk Space is Cheap". It's an extensive article that exposes all the hidden "Total Cost of Ownership" that most people never even considered. The really good part is that it's not just my opinion when I can refer people to an independently written article by someone that has nothing to gain at the company I'm working for.
Thanks again for writing it and taking the time to have it published.
is pronounced "ree-bar
" and is a "Modenism
" for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
________Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
"If you think its expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur."--Red Adair
"Change is inevitable... change for the better is not."
When you put the right degree of spin on it, the number 3|8
is also a glyph that describes the nature of a DBAs job. 😉
How to post code problems
Create a Tally Function (fnTally)