re "Database Independence" -- WAS Re: views on views on views

From: Hemant K Chitale <>
Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2009 00:22:49 +0800
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FWIW, I've placed a link to your comments [rant] on my blog !

Hemant K Chitale
http :// hemantoracledba. blogspot. com / 2009/03/database-indepence-anyone.html

At 07:56 AM Friday, Tim Gorman wrote:
>I am always amazed at the tacit and universal acceptance of the
>phrase "database independence" as a good thing.
>Long story short -- examine the "database independence" requirement
>very closely from the perspective of those who are relying on the
>application, and those who are paying for it.
>Question authority -- especially IT people who have embedded the
>word "architect" into their job title...
>-Tim Gorman
>DBA Hole
>Tim Gorman
>consultant - Evergreen Database Technologies, Inc.

Received on Fri Mar 27 2009 - 11:22:49 CDT

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