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Introduzione a SQL Server 2008 Express

In questo articolo parleremo di Microsoft SQL Server. SQL Server nasce inizialmente da uno sforzo congiunto di Microsoft, Sybase and Ashton-Tate che nel 1989 creano tale prodotto avente come target OS/2. Dopo alcune vicessitudini Microsoft si smarca da Sybase e SQL Server versione 6.0 è la prima versione per Windows NT che non ha più dipendenze di …

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Java JDBC Probe

Tired of prepared statement written down on the code? Tired of Hibernate, and willing to come back to crude SQL debugging? No problem, dudes! We tried Elvyx, a  JDBC probe, without a full success. Our quality vote is 5, because of the following bad aspects: Very poor documentation. It is unclear if timings are returned …

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Dynamic languages troubles

I have read http://www.manageability.org/blog/stuff/chandler-failure and I think it is very danger way of exposing concepts.

In the article pointed out, the quite dead Chandler project is compared to the multi-billion Eclipse project. And then a too easy analysis is done against dynamic languages, where Java is the absolute winner.

I will try to fix some of the things said there, and to add also my two cents here :)