Microsoft Launches OneDrive For Business, Formerly SkyDrive Pro, With New Design

Microsoft Launches OneDrive For Business, Formerly SkyDrive Pro, With New Design A week after officially rebranding SkyDrive as OneDrive, Microsoft has updated the official iOS app of its popular cloud storage service’s business edition to reflect the name change and give the app an iOS 7 makeover to boot. Last week, SkyDrive was officially renamed […]

creating a Date Dimension table

Frequently, I have to create a ‘Date Dimension’ table for complex date logic. This is the first script I found on the internet.. that actually works.  Lots of other scripts required SQL 2008 or SQL 2012 notation..  most other scripts were about 20 pages long. This is a very elegant solution. http://mangalpardeshi.blogspot.com/2008/12/how-to-create-time-dimension-in-sql.html [Now, if only […]

Google Cloud SQL debuts, following Amazon's RDS lead

Two and a half years after offering a limited preview, Google has finally opened up Cloud SQL, its managed database service, to all comers. What’s more, it includes a service-level agreement — a sign Google wants users to think of this as a serious business product, not a toy for running a WordPress site. Many […]

WordPress.com has REMOVED their primary app from the Windows Store. WHY?

Dear Friends / Customers / CoWorkers; I have been having a love affair recently. After a dozen years committed to the database industry, I have fallen in LOVE with WordPress. I still have a lot to learn about WordPress.  I know HTML allright.. I know Php a little.. and I LOVE how WordPress.com is JUST […]