Tuesday December 3, 2013
This week we feature a guest post from Vincent Barr, of MongoDB on the growing data science field.
According to Vincent, "Finding data scientists is not easy. Demand for data scientists has grown alongside the popularity of big data and the technologies that allow companies to scale more easily - out, instead of up - and with less effort."
Read the full story: Data Scientists: The Hot Ticket in the Business World
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Thursday November 28, 2013
Do you need to retrieve information from your Microsoft Access database? Queries allow you to retrieve exactly the information you need in the format you desire.
For more information on queries, read: Creating Simple Database Queries in Microsoft Access 2013
Tuesday November 26, 2013
SQL Server 2012's Database Engine Tuning Advisor (DETA) provides database administrators with a powerful way to tune your database for your specific environment. DETA allows you to design a customized workload that mimics your operational environment and then analyze that workload to determine the optimal configuration settings for your SQL Server instance. DETA's recommendations include adding normal and clustered indexes to your database, partitioning tables and creating indexed views, where appropriate.
Read the full article: DETA in SQL Server 2012
Thursday November 21, 2013
Microsoft provides quite a few prebuilt database templates
to assist you in jumpstarting your database development process. In this tutorial, we'll walk through the process of creating an Access database using these templates.
Read the full article: Creating an Access 2013 Database from a Template