Archive | June, 2010

PASS Pre/Post Con: Steve Jones a ‘Little’ Miffed

Lol! You have got to check out Steve Jones’ (no relation) post. Obviously, something went a little awry in his committee’s picks for the conference and what actually got published. I cannot blame him…my interactions with PASS on various things in the last couple of years have been hit or miss. But it is the […]

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Creating Prototypes with SketchFlow

Michael Sorens has an interesting article on Simple Talk about using SketchFlow which comes with Microsoft Expression Blend to create prototypes for WPF applications. The same is true for Silverlight applications as well. You can read the article here.. http://www.simple-talk.com/dotnet/.net-tools/creating-wpf-prototypes-with-sketchflow/ I have been using Expression Blend for a while now and have found the Sketchflow […]

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Louis Davidson – Problems with Public Speaking

Louis Davidson has put together an interesting post on some of the issues that he had encountered with one of his talks at the recent SQL Saturday in Columbus,OH (#sqlsat42). It’s almost too bad…..I have run into the same types of initial crowds too…unresponsive…no one awake. God! How I dread them….after all , aren’t we […]

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Job Posting: Oracle ERP with E-Business Suite

Hey everyone! We have a position for an Oracle ERP specialist E-Business Suite experience. Sorry I don’t have a formal job request sheet on this one but I just was told about it via old school word of mouth. This position would be at our Indianapolis, IN headquarters. So if you think you or a […]

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Job Posting: Application Developer

Hey everyone! We have an opening for an application developer position at our headquarters in Indianapolis, IN. Look at the details below and if you or someone you know fits the bill then shoot me a resume. Cheers! AJ Job Description: The successful candidate will have expert level knowledge in the administration, configuration and customization […]

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Job Posting: System Administrator

Hey everyone! We have an opening for a System Administrator position at our headquarters in Indianapolis, IN. Please see the details below and send me your resume or someone you know that would fit the bill. Cheers! AJ Job Title: Systems Administrator Job Description: We are seeking a Systems Administrator to support managed and hosted […]

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Job Posting: Oracle DBA

Hey everyone! We have an opening for an Oracle DBA here at our headquarters in Indianapolis, IN . Please check out the information below! Cheers, AJ Job Description: Minimum of 3 years Oracle Database Administrator experience. General UNIX Administration experience. Proven experience with PL/SQL including writing and optimizing code in PL/SQL. Experience in database architecture […]

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Rockstar Blog Rankings

I keep running across these badges on other blog sites referring to the Rockstar Rankings that Thomas LaRock puts out and have always thought it was a great idea to get people blogging about stuff.  So in an attempt to motivate myself just a wee bit more in keeping up with the both my blogs […]

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Data Warehousing with SQL Server 2008 – FWPASS Group

I just posted my slides and sample solution on my SQL Sherpa blog site, http://www.sqlsherpa.com . Thanks to everyone that attended the presentation. It was great! Cheers, AJ

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Google Analytics Module in C#

At the last SQL Saturday Chicago event a spoke at this year, I had the pleasure of meeting a guy by the name of Michael Kappel. He has a pretty nice HttpModule for Google Analytics in this C# Codeplex project found here. http://cstoolkit.codeplex.com/ Also check out his web site for some other interesting code he […]

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