Andrew Rosca


Andrew Rosca, an e-commerce architect at Nextropia, has 5 years of experience in designing and developing Web applications in an IIS and SQL Server environment. His areas of interest include performance and query optimization for .NET-, ASP-, and SQL-based applications.

Server-Side Paging with SQL Server 1
Paging is necessary in most Web applications, but accessing a large number of records can create a bottleneck that cripples your system. This server-side paging technique that lets you access millions of records and still avoid performance problems.

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Nov 3, 2015

Climb the Steps Toward Data Quality Success

Melissa Data's Data Quality Analyst Joseph Vertido explains how Gartner defines the critical data quality steps to prevent bad data from entering your systems in the first place, and then keep it clean over time....More
Sep 29, 2015

Data Breaches and Insider Threats

I’ll sound a bit like Captain Obvious for bringing this up, but it’s important to remember that security encompasses a lot more than protecting sensitive data from the specter of outsider threats like hackers. Properly implemented security policies also account for threat-models that include insiders – or people within your organization....More
Sep 15, 2015

Setting Up Additional Checks to Ensure Regular Transaction Log Backups 1

There’s simply no way to overstate the importance of regular Transaction Log Backups. Not only do they help protect from disaster, but regular execution of T-Log backups on Full (and Bulk-Logged) Recovery databases helps keep thing “fit and trim”. Most of the time, setting up a Notification for when T-Log Backup Jobs fail is enough to let you know when something goes wrong....More
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