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During the current pandemia, we are locked down in our home, if we have a job that can be done remotely — like most office jobs. …


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Digitalization moves on, more and more digital tools are implemented and produce data about your business. To create insight from all the data points a flexible approach to a data logistics platform is needed.

The basic 4 — tier architecture

Creating knowledge from data has at least three steps, first ingest data into the platform, second…


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When using the low code platform Azure Data Factory for ETL and other data engineering purposes, it is still a good idea to continuously integration your progress, especially when working in a team. Also continuously deploy new versions of your Data Factory, while not working directly in the production system…


People tend to say that developing database solutions is a pain in the ***, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Here is how to flow through SQL Server solutions like a DevOps.

We want to create our databases and data solutions in a reproducible way, together with our…


Writing is not that easy, though we write all day long. It is important for our own work and life, but also to interact with other people. It is important, when working in a team. Writing gets even more important, when working in distributed teams.

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In a distributed team you…


Will 2021 be remembered as a year were the world changed to a different place? Are we going eco-friendly or do we head towards self-destruction? I don’t know, but if you want to maybe profit from it financially, here are some ideas.

DISCLAIMER: I’m not a financial advisor, this is…


Working on SQL Server project in Azure Data Studio

SQL server agent is used for many things. From maintenance tasks to health monitoring to do ETL/ ELT. Creating solutions with SQL server often involves creating jobs. As DevOps, we want to have all our configuration in the form of code. Using SQL Server Data Tools this can be done…


This is the article I was searching for when I was creating my database solutions as code, maybe it is out there written by someone else. Ever since I’m am developing databases and server-side processes for SQL server, I wanted to have all my definitions and configurations in a repository…


Ein typisches online Meeting — Foto von @cwmonty

In der Welt der Büroarbeit haben die digitalen Meetings die physischen Vorort Meetings weitestgehend abgelöst. Immer wieder ist zu hören, das digitale Meetings nicht das selbe sind wie physische und trotzdem handeln wir genau so, wie wir uns vorher im Büro zusammen gesetzt haben. …


In the world of office jobs, distributed work has replaced on-site presence. Digital meetings are everywhere. Many are lamenting that digital meetings are not the same as physical ones. Still, we act like we are all sitting in a room together. Time to rethink our meeting culture?

Ein typisches online Meeting — Foto von @cwmonty

Types of meetings

As I think…

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Data Engineering made easy. Writing about things learned in data engineering, data analytics, and agile product development.

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