Archive for June, 2010

Exporting Stack Overflow Data to SQL Azure

There are many ways to export data to SQL Azure. Plain T-SQL INSERT statements, bulk copy utility (bcp.exe) of SQL Server 2008 R2, SQL Azure Migration Wizard and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) are some of them. This weekend I wanted to upload the latest Stack Overflow data dump to the SQL Azure database for […]

category: Azure, SQL Server    

Architecture Vs. Design

“What is the difference between architecture and design?” Or how is one different from the other? From time to time I come across this question at my work and online forums – An all too often discussed topic in the software world! This is not an uncommon question in today’s poorly defined and often overlapping […]

category: Application Architecture, Application Design    

From Windows Live Writer

Sample post to test posting from Windows Live Writer.

category: Uncategorized