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I would ask a couple of questions to the business.
Item ID is unique. Splitting an amount across items based on random lines might not reflect reality. Each line might be...
August 5, 2022 at 6:40 pm
Exactly the rabbit hole we all fall into sometimes.
If life was easy, would any of us have a job? After all, some in politics imply with a couple weeks training...
April 2, 2022 at 12:39 pm
My neighbor worked from home for awhile. He had to run a program that ran extensive calculations. I looked at his machine, noting it was a a few years old,...
December 22, 2021 at 2:55 pm
When I retired, the retired HR guy came to see the group of us. He described what I did to the new HR person.
’He’s the guy you come to with...
December 22, 2021 at 4:02 am
And I suppose a third team added lines that did nothing to make it appear they did much more and wrote very complex code.
Creating something that accurately measures performance of...
December 21, 2021 at 8:13 pm
I once had a ticket to update a field in the ERP system while working in the data warehouse. Their programmers were swamped, and they thought it was a simple...
December 21, 2021 at 5:21 pm
I always wondered if those looking at this understood that time spent thinking or architecting a solution many times is more valuable than creating many things quickly and spiraling into...
December 21, 2021 at 3:45 pm
Power BI is like Excel on steroids. Many times you can make a mess faster.
Although you can pull and join data from multiple sources, unless you control those sources, at...
November 18, 2021 at 8:26 pm
It appears I am not alone in the group to which I belong - the Human Race.
Where all are created equal - no matter the color of their skin, their...
September 10, 2021 at 8:39 pm
I view some events like in a bit different light. They serve as inspiration for others to see and believe they can be successful. I doubt many presenting in these...
September 9, 2021 at 3:35 am
Think about how many times code doesn’t work as expected. Many times the blame can be to not fleshing out all the requirements. Users tend to blame the programmer. In...
June 7, 2021 at 5:34 pm
* is one of many characters to avoid when naming a file or directory.
That is the first thing I would check.
June 7, 2021 at 2:28 pm
Years ago, while I was on vacation, code red hit our business. The Data Warehouse group I was in was separate from the ERP group. I had installed the latest...
June 7, 2021 at 2:19 pm
Packages reference binaries tied to specific versions. So it might be possible Jeffrey is onto something. Imagine that the message is related not to actual package failure, but those references...
May 5, 2021 at 3:10 pm
A few more details would be helpful. What drives the data they see, and if the email is sent to an internal email stored in AD. If group membership for...
April 26, 2021 at 12:41 pm