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Modern Database Security  -  Have the needs for security in the relational database changed since the days of two tier applications?

Clients Determine Database Naming Convention  -  In this case, the clients I'm talking about are not those clients of your application. Instead it is that set of technical individuals consuming your database resources directly, such as report writers. Should their took determine the naming convention of your schema?

Names Do Matter  -  Aaron shares his experience with a strong persuasion that good names for database objects are essential for clear communication.

Are Names Important Anymore  -  In the last year I have come across naming conventions I find to be out of the norm. Is it really important?

Convert Array of Strings to PostFix Notation  -  Check out one method for taking an array of strings and translating it to a Postfix formula. Gilles also provides some valuable links for looking into other code techniques to solve this problem of converting an Infix expression into Postfix.

Formula Evaluation - Expression Parsing  -  The step of evaluating a mathematical expression in the form of a string is to break the formula into individual operations and operands. Today we look at one technique.

Formula Evaluation in C#  -  Sometimes we work with formulas stored in a string that need to be evaluated at run time. The formula is stored in a string, and the string is converted to a math formula, and the results evaluated. How do you do this in C#?

Remote Data File Storage  -  Did you know you can now store data files remotely in Azure Blobs using SQL Server 2014? This sure adds some powerful flexibility. Will it work in your situation? How does the cost compare?

Keeping Up To Date  -  Many of us use different aspects of the SQL Server toolset. What is your interaction with SQL and how do you keep up to date based on your level of interest?

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