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I've encountered the same issues so I usually just tell people that I do database work.
The potential problem with telling people that you work with...
November 5, 2018 at 10:13 am
You can add me to the list of POSH believers. I finally got around to looking at it about a year ago and I can honestly say that I...
May 20, 2013 at 9:03 am
I've been on vacation so I'm a little late to the party on this topic, but regarding the issue as to whether laziness could be considered a good trait, I...
April 3, 2013 at 8:34 am
I work for a public school system and all of our portable devices have the district seal laser etched on the exterior of the device along with GPS tracking devices...
January 14, 2013 at 7:30 am
Mad Hacker (12/13/2012)
December 14, 2012 at 7:40 am
I live on the gulf coast and consider natural diasters (hurricanes) and DR recovery plans to be a way of life. My employer has a diesel generator that is...
December 13, 2012 at 7:53 am
I'd like to see at an appearance at least one location in the Southeast, maybe Atlanta, Raleigh/Durham, New Orleans, or Jacksonville. I would also be interested in attending presentations...
November 13, 2012 at 10:06 am
Rod at work (10/17/2012)
October 17, 2012 at 2:33 pm
I finally jumped on the Powershell bandwagon earlier this year and have had no regrets. I felt that learning Powershell would be a good way to enhance my skillset...
October 17, 2012 at 11:09 am
I feel that there's a tradeoff in going either route. In my opinion, ORMs may be better suited for prototype apps and smaller and/or short lived database apps where...
August 14, 2012 at 10:08 am
Another nice job, Andy. You continue to be my "go to" guy on all things SSIS. I had the opportunity to attend your SSIS training session at the...
July 23, 2012 at 8:10 am
While I can somewhat sympathize with the portability concern, I feel that it's a Cost/Benefit type of situation, and in many if not most cases, it will probably cost more...
June 1, 2012 at 12:09 pm
On Memorial Day weekend I prefer to watch the old throwback war movies on cable that feature actors that are no longer with us. A personal favorite is the...
May 25, 2012 at 7:05 am
This is an excellent editorial! I've worked for a few companies where the corporate philosophy was that all of their employees were either moving up or moving out. ...
May 14, 2012 at 1:50 pm
We couldn't upgrade to 2012 even if we wanted to. A good portion of our data warehousing services are contracted out to a 3rd party vendor and they've not...
April 30, 2012 at 7:35 am