THE SQL Server Blog Spot on the Web

Welcome to - The SQL Server blog spot on the web Sign in | |
in Search

Browse by Tags

All Tags » Elegant Design » Database Developer   (RSS)
  • SSIS Design Patterns, the Book

    For the past two years, I have had the honor and privilege or authoring SSIS Design Patterns alongside Jessica Moss, Michelle Ufford, Tim Mitchell, and Matt Masson. Publication of the book – like many projects of this scope – has been delayed. The current publication date is 27 Aug 2012 and I have high confidence in this date. I take ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on August 6, 2012
  • More on Elegance in Database Design: Complexity

    Introduction I wrote recently on the importance of elegance in database design (Art vs. Science). In that post I wrote ''Elegance is a solution crafted to meet the need(s).'' I'd like to elaborate on that point, as it is often the source of some confusion. Elegance vs. Complexity First, a couple statements: An elegant solution will ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on July 14, 2009
  • Art vs. Science

    Introduction I read Phil Factor's Database Weekly editorial entitled Basically Available, Soft State, Eventually Consistent. I agree with Phil's conclusions about special-purpose databases that purport to be ''RDBMS killers.'' Please. How Much Paint? Some argue our profession is science. I can see that. Some argue it's a passion. I represent ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on July 11, 2009
Privacy Statement