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Metadata Driven Database Deployments

This is my declarative database deployment tool that allows quick CI Loops and easy schema changes without hand-crafted DDL.




Guacamole is an open-source, client-less RDP Gateway. Connect to your machines using SSH, VNC, and RDP using nothin but your browser! You can even use your mobile device!



HP Vertica

HP Vertica is a column-oriented RDBMS. It's inexpensive and wicked fast. Since it is syntactically similar to TSQL the learning curve is small.



Service Broker

SQL Server Service Broker provides queueing, asynchronous data eventing, and messaging within the database. Demystifying SSB is my specialty. I also provide free utilities to deploy and monitor SSB.



Everyone's got a performance monitoring and baselining tool. PerformanceCollector is mine. IMHO mine is better because it is infinitely configurable.

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About Dave

Dave is a data architect specializing in zero-downtime database deployments and SQL Server...

My Two Cents

The Future of BigData, NoSQL, and Relational

What exactly is wrong with SQL and RDBMSs? I'm a die-hard Relational Guy, but we are "losing" to the newer technologies. But not for the reasons you may think.