NextAction Migrates from SQL Server to Oracle!!

NextAction Migrates from SQL Server to Oracle!! Proof that SQL Server not There Yet for Enterprise DW  – Thanks to Bill Nee for sending.        The Bottom Line Results from the Migration  8X faster application development  12X faster data loads  Exponentially faster updates (1.5 days then crash, down to 10 minutes)  Significantly lower hardware … Read more

Being an Oracle Consultant

In August 2006, I will be completing 2 yrs with Oracle. Prior to that I used to work for Rapidigm and prior to that I worked for Wipro in Bangalore. Rapidigm is a big IT consulting firm but ofcourse not in the big 5/6/7 league. Comparing the differences between the two, here are some of … Read more

Google’s AJAX Toolkit

It always amazes me how Google comes up with simple solutions to complex problem again and again. This time they have delivered a free toolkit which allows Java developers to create AJAX applications. Rather than providing XML, Javascript, JSP and all the server based jargon stuff development framework, I like this idea very much. In … Read more

Miscellaneous

Express Vacation : Just completed an express and short vacation trip to India. My Brother got engaged! My Son enjoyed his first taste of Alphonso Mango (namely known as King of Fruits). Its amazing how things went by so fast that everything seems to have happened in dream. Before leaving for India, I had to … Read more

Rare Pics

My classmate Anuraag forwarded these rare pics…vow! 1) Tim Berners Lee — Founder of the World Wide Web   2) Picture taken when microsoft was started 3) Steve Woznaik(sitting) and Steve Jobs of APPLE Computers. He was three months late in filing a name for the business because he couldn’t decide any name for his … Read more