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Oct 23, 2014 - When it comes to financing a new business, project or exciting venture, getting large sums of money from investors isn't always an option. That's where crowdsourcing can become a viable option. Getting small amounts of money from a large number of people may be a more realistic solution in a lot of [...]
Oct 14, 2014 - Ever seen the :inverse_of option on an association and wondered what it did and why it was there? class Criminal < ActiveRecord::Base belongs_to :prison, inverse_of: :criminals end class Prison < ActiveRecord::Base has_many :criminals, inverse_of: [...]
Oct 13, 2014 - Skipping DML for one or more schemas isn't as simple as you might think. Read on to see what steps are necessary to avoid ORA-02149 errors and keep the logical standby synchronized.
Oct 09, 2014 - Being one of the most popular databases on the planet, MySQL administration has been made a whole lot easier thanks to a number of new mobile apps. Rob Gravelle picks out some of the more promising new products for iOS.
Oct 07, 2014 - pOver the last few days we've released a number of great enhancements to Microsoft Azure. These include: ul listrongRedis Cache/strong: General Availability of Redis Cache Service listrongSite Recovery/strong: General Availability of Disaster Recovery to Azure using Azure Site Recovery [...]
Oct 06, 2014 - Recently, we have been exploring the ability to administer Azure SQL Database by leveraging REST APIs invoked from PowerShell-based scripts. Such an approach offers more flexibility, facilitating functionality that is not directly exposed in the PowerShell cmdlets. We have already illustrated these [...]
Oct 02, 2014 - Greg Larsen shows you a number of different ways to use the UPDATE statement to modify the data in your SQL Server tables.