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Its been about a month since my blog moved to octopress, wanted to write about my experience. I had been running my blog for a some time now using Movable Type upgrading as and when new versions where released. Over time I realized that upgrading was fraught with errors as lot of steps had to be done manually. Customizing the layout was risky as there was no way to preview your changes and commit only when I was comfortable. With the release of Movable Type 6 there is no longer a free version to…

Back to blogging

Return to blogging after book project

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{% img right /static/images/nosql.jpg 200 167 Nosql Distilled %} There has been a long pause in my blogging activity. I was trying to finish of my latest writing engagement in regards to NoSQL. Working with Martin Fowler on NoSQL Distilled: A Brief Guide to the Emerging World of Polyglot Persistence was really fun. This book will provide a concise text and easy way to understand for everyone the rise of the NoSQL movement and help with what kinds of trade-offs need to be made while working with…

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Japanese translation of "Refactoring Databases: Evolutionary Database Design” has been released, thanks to Yasuo Honda for the information. The Japanese version can be found here

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Me, Andy, Jeff and Marjorie discuss how to keep a long running project fit in this Podcast, also on itunes. We discuss the management of technology, people, processes and tools on longer and more mature applications. Specific topics such as refactoring, knowledge management, innovation, staffing, production support and others are covered.

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ThoughtWorks is going to be at Oracle Open World. I'm excited about this especially since it will give ThoughtWorks and Me to talk about software practices and how to apply these software practices to the database development world, off course I will talk about my books Refactoring Databases and Continuous Database Integration. ThoughtWorks will have a booth at “343 Moscone South” and I will be there on Nov 14.

XP2007 Tutorial

Lecture series

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I will presenting about Database Refactoring: Evolutionary Database Design at XP 2007 here is the Tutorial schedule

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