Category Archives: General

Nothing in Particular and Everything in General

What a Year Brings

Ok, so it’s a year and change. In November 0f 2010, I was working at a small distribution company with the best group of people you could hope to serve (mostly), but with a limited technology environment.  Things that could … Continue reading

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Access 2010: A Rare Second Chance

Back in the late 90’s, tools and languages such Powerbuilder/PowerScript, and Borland’s Delphi/Pascal were leading the pack in the race to R.A.D. (Rapid Application Development).  Microsoft, seeing that it had no real poker in this fire decided to push one of … Continue reading

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Waaaay too busy to post….

Sorry for the long absence.  I’ve been gone so long I didn’t even notice that my domain mapping had expired!  Life as a (that is to say, THE) developer and DBA for an international airline company is demanding to say … Continue reading

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I’ll just leave this here…..

I have NO idea how this happened!  😉

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Can I Kick It? Yes I Can!

Well, I spent a day or three building a SQL Server Automatic Failover Cluster with two nodes, each one hosted on a Windows 2008 VM running in Hyper-V with an iSCSI SAN shared between them.    Each VM is the main … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned from a Cheese Curd maker

This is not an article about technology.  This is an article about how to properly use technology, or at least how to not use it.  Wise words I learned from a wise man. So, to be honest the guy was … Continue reading

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So You Want To Be An Air Traffic Controller?

Excuse me while I take a brief detour from the DBA fare. This is my new DBA blog, and prior to this, all I ran was a personal blog. So I posted all my tech stuff on that personal blog. … Continue reading

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