Monthly Archives: May 2013

Helping MS Help Us

I think SQL Server is a fantastic product. I’ve been using the platform over 20 years, across 8+ versions and 2 operating systems. It’s provided me with a great career, and one I’ve enjoyed. However the software isn’t perfect, with … Continue reading

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Data Will Drive the World

There’s a well known essay from Marc Andreeson that talks about howsoftware is eating the world. There’s a lot of truth to this, in my opinion, and it becomes very important for more and more people to realize that software … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2013

Today is the Memorial Day holiday in the US. I’m sure many of you have the day off, and I hope that you enjoy it, while also remembering those that have given their lives in military service. For those of you outside … Continue reading

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The 2013 SQL in the City Tour

Once again, Red Gate is planning on a tour of the US for the SQL in the City events. Last year we had a large tour, hitting 6 cities in the US during October and November of 2012. It was … Continue reading

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