Re: Enterprise Data Architecture

From: Tony D <>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2007 03:38:29 -0700
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On Oct 12, 9:21 am, Cimode <> wrote:

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> --Critics of Parker's book
> Parker's book is a true *revolution* in thinking. Parker has
> developped a *model* which is also a *paradigm shift* in the way we
> perceive *data* in the database. It does fit more precisely today's
> systems needs and helps avoid the problem of *impedance mismatch*
> common on relational databases products such as Oracle, SQL Server and
> DB2. Parker's model is recognized ISO 9010 and is spoken of by ANSI
> committee as
> "The next great thing since the relational model became obsolete....
> (D.Parek PhD - ANSI Comittee)
> In terms of *methodology* Parker's rules and revolutionnary taxonomy
> guarantees the *practicality* of the systems and making sure that your
> data's assets won't be between the sole hands of a DBA that bothers
> everybody with theoretical unpractical and obsolete stuff such as the
> relational model.
> Reading and Implementing Parker's book's secrets (such as how to truly
> make your database systems truly XML- compliant and friendly) for a
> mere 60$ value will change your life and bring success to your
> company.
> Amen...
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Very good, but only a B+. You didn't say "object", "post-relational" or "agile". Your second para could end, (delete from "making sure..." onwards) "liberating your data assets from remote and uncooperative DBAs to encourage agile development in post-relational environments at the object level modern developers expect".

Not that I'm feeling cynical today, not at all. Received on Fri Oct 12 2007 - 12:38:29 CEST

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