Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange
27,826
reputation
4
62
111

HLGEM

I have over 20 years of database experience. and over 40 years of work experience. I am seriously old.

The most important thing to remember is that data has meaning and the developer needs to understand that meaning to get correct results and the database should never be used as a black box that the dev doesn't need to understand.

The next most important thing to remember is that the data will persist for many years longer than the current application and that it is usually critical to the operation of the business. As such, data work should generally be the number one priority in development in an Enterprise environment instead of the afterthought.

353
answers
1
question
~1.8m
people reached
  • Virginia, United States
  • Member for 8 years, 3 months
  • 2,998 profile views
  • Last seen Jul 30 at 19:54

Top Tags (258)

Score 194
Posts 41
Posts % 12
Score 138
Posts 24
Score 134
Posts 21
Score 110
Posts 14
Score 91
Posts 17
Score 83
Posts 21

Top Posts (354) All Questions Answers | Votes Newest

View all questions and answers

Badges (177)

Gold

4

Rarest

Silver

62

Rarest

Bronze

111

Rarest