Get Fed Up Every Now and Then

In SQL Server management studio, all of objects in the database are listed in the object explorer in the format [schema].[object]. In large databases of the legacy variety, it’s not uncommon to find that the only schema for application tables/views/sprocs is dbo. In this case, navigating to the object you Continue reading

Uber-Architects: The Building Metaphor Is Dead

Building Bad Software is Like Building a Tower A little over a year ago, I wrote a post explaining how you can use the metaphor, “building software is like building a tower” to help you write bad software. The idea was that building something like a skyscraper requires insane amounts Continue reading