Re: Hey, Kenneth!

From: Kenneth Downs <knode.wants.this_at_see.sigblock>
Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 22:00:37 -0400
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David Cressey wrote:

> Kenneth Downs,
> I've taken the liberty of mentioning your name in the "Computer
> professionals and Freelancers" forum hosted by EZboard.


> I've been following your ideas in here for some time. You and I tend to
> think alike on several of the fundamental questions. Unlike me, you have
> been testing your ideas in the implementation of a product. I'm guessing
> that Andromeda is that product.

Yes. It is a complete software development and maintenance strategy, but in this forum the discussion tends towards db and biz rules stuff.

> Anyway, I've been talking about database modeling and design over there.
> And I'm interested in the idea that the various layers of implementation
> of
> a system (DBMS data defs, app source code, etc.) should all get their
> business rules from a common source, what you have been calling the
> dictionary.
> So I'm interested in seeing how it works out.

Well I've got enough people saying this that I will probably start a newsletter soon. May I add you to the list?

> Hope you don't mind my reference to your name. I figure that, if you put
> it in a newsgroup, privacy isn't an issue.

By all means, please do. In fact, don't be shy about putting the web address in,, it really helps that google ranking :)

And by the way, thanks for letting me know, it is very encouraging to know that the ideas are being followed.

Kenneth Downs
Secure Data Software, Inc.
Received on Wed Jun 22 2005 - 04:00:37 CEST

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