• .NET

    Online and Offline Data Access with the same Model

    Telerik Data Access makes it easy to access both online and offline storage using the same model. Find out the two easy steps that are needed in order to achieve this with MS SQL Server and SQLite.
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    My So-Called Enterprise Life

    Let's be honest; as developers, we have bought into a lie. Silicon Valley has told us that software is all fun and games. It's Emoji, open source and multi-billion dollar acquisitions. It's thermostats with artificial intelligence, virtual reality (again) headsets and drones. . .
  • .NET

    Building a Data Warehouse Part V: Application Development Options

    [repost from Stephen Forte's Blog] See also: Part I: When to build your data warehouse Part II: Building a new schema Part III: Location of your data warehouse Part IV: Extraction, Transformation, and Load In Part I we looked at the advantages of building a data warehouse independent of cubes/a BI system and in Part II we looked at how to architect a data warehouse’s table schema. In Part III, we looked at where to put the data warehouse tables. In Part IV, we are going to look at how to populate those tables and keep them in sync with your OLTP system. Today, our last part in this...
    October 01, 2010
  • .NET

    Building a Data Warehouse Part IV: Extraction, Transformation, and Load

    [repost from Stephen Forte's Blog] See also: Part I: When to build your data warehouse Part II: Building a new schema Part III: Location of your data warehouse In Part I we looked at the advantages of building a data warehouse independent of cubes/a BI system and in Part II we looked at how to architect a data warehouse’s table schema. In Part III, we looked at where to put the data warehouse tables. Today we are going to look at how to populate those tables and keep them in sync with your OLTP system. No matter where your data warehouse is located, the biggest challenge with a...
    September 28, 2010
  • .NET

    Building a Data Warehouse Part III: Location of your data warehouse

    [repost from Stephen Forte's Blog]   See also: Part I: When to build your data warehouse Part II: Building a new schema In Part I we looked at the advantages of building a data warehouse independent of cubes/a BI system and in Part II we looked at how to architect a data warehouse’s table schema. Today we are going to look at where to put your data warehouse tables. Let’s look at the location of your data warehouse. Usually as your system matures, it follows this pattern: Segmenting your data warehouse tables into their own isolated schema inside of the OLTP database Moving the data warehouse...
    September 27, 2010