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Key Value Pairs in Database design
There was an interesting thread on the SQLDownUnder mailing list last week about the use of Key Value Pairs in database design. It raised some very interesting points and I have reproduced some of the content from that thread in this article.

Posted On Sunday, March 12, 2006 7:09 PM | Comments (0)

Performance: Web Services vs Remoting vs Enterprise Services
I guess anyone that has developed an n-tier application has come up against the question of how to communicate between the physical tiers of their application. Web Services are pretty popular, but if you don't need to expose your middle tier to other applications - if your middle tier is only ever going to be called by the presentation layer tier of your application do you really need all that standards overhead? I have used web services for some things and Binary remoting over http for others. Up ......

Posted On Wednesday, August 24, 2005 2:51 PM | Comments (0)