Monthly Archives: July 2011

My Favorite SQL Books

Every professional programmer (and DBA) should have a good book (or four) on SQL. There are many to choose from, and a lot of them are very good. Today’s blog post will outline four SQL books that I find myself … Continue reading

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The Role of the DBA in the Application Development Process

What should be the role of the DBA in the application development process? This is a somewhat loaded question. Application folks generally don’t want to turn over too much control of their applications to the DBA. And many DBAs don’t … Continue reading

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