Category Archives: Editorial

The Non Profit Cloud

I ran across someone awhile ago that works with a nonprofit charity. The organization was seeking to move some of their IT infrastructure to the cloud. This person was wondering if Azure had any discounts or programs for charities, and … Continue reading

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Spread the Word about Basic Security

I went with my daughter the other day to set up her bank account. She’s now an adult and this is one of those items we need to get done, especially in today’s world of electronic banking and money transfers. … Continue reading

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Killing FTS

In almost every application that I’ve helped build, we had a need to perform textual searches of fields. Sometimes this was in short fields, like names, where we usually needed some sort of wildcard search to let users find information. … Continue reading

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Microsoft, Think DevOps First

This post from Melissa Coates is a good example of not thinking through your product architecture early on. The short version of the post is that Power Bi Desktop is a better place, perhaps really the only place, to author … Continue reading

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