MOST RECENT

As promised I will talk about how to replace the “old” PIC (Peripheral Interrupt Controller) with the “new” APIC (Advanced Peripheral Interrupt Controller) in a CEPC (x86) BSP. I will refer to the “MyBSP” ...

TATWORTH,

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Kevin Shyr, Big Data

Have you heard of the 7 V of Big Data. Everyone knows the 3 V, but it was kind of interesting to hear some additional ones by IBM consultants. Personally, I think the last 2 should be present in all BI/data ...

In case you haven't heard. Microsoft claims to be deprecating OLEDB in favor of ODBC. Seems like they want to push as many people to the cloud as possible... http://blogs.msdn.com/b/sql... ...

Timothy Klenke, Craftsmanship

Kent Beck’s XP Simplicity Rules (aka Four Rules of Simple Design) are a prioritized list of rules that when applied to your code generally yield a great design. As you’ll see from the above link the list ...

TATWORTH,

The second Tuesday of the month is “Patch Tuesday” when Microsoft issues the security and other important fixes for the month. This month there are two critical and five important patches. So watch out ...