Top 25 Most Viewed Blog Articles on jasegroup.com in 2011

Do you really need a GUID in your Database Design? It’s Been Nice Knowing You, Flash Silverlight, Flash and the Future of HTML5 The Dangers of the Cloud – Apple Siri Goes Offline Adobe Drops Mobile Flash Player Development To … Read More

Using Date Functions in SQL Server Denali

Previously, we discussed the SQL Server 2008 data types for storing dates and times.  Today, we would like to discuss the new date-related functions added to SQL Server Denali, the upcoming version of SQL Server which is currently in the … Read More

SQL Server Denali CTP 3 New Features – Project Crescent, IIF Function, CHOOSE Function

The third community technology preview, or “CTP” of SQL Server Denali was made available for download last week.  It is available for download from Microsoft at http://www.microsoft.com/sqlserver/en/us/future-editions.aspx. According to Microsoft’s blog, this new version now contains all of the features … Read More

Storing Unstructured Content in SQL Server

One of the questions that gives engineers heartburn is the question of how to store unstructured content for their application.  When we speak of “unstructured content”, we are talking about text, HTML, images, Word docs, etc.  Unstructured content may be … Read More