Bob Beauchemin

Bob
Beauchemin

Bob Beauchemin is a developer of DevelopMentor's database, MTS/COM+ and XML curriculum. He's worked with SQL Server as an administrator, designer, and developer.

Articles
Using Data-Tier Applications to Move and Manage SQL Azure Databases
Because a data-tier application (DAC) is instance-independent and version-independent, you can create a package—an .msi file equivalent—to move database schema (and soon data) to and from SQL Server and SQL Azure databases.
Microsoft's XML Technology Preview
Microsoft's XML technology preview's functionality consists of an Internet Service API (ISAPI) application, sqlxml.dll, that accepts SQL Server input in special XML formats.
The XML Files 2
Which XML features are in SQL Server 2000 and not in Microsoft's XML technology preview--and vice versa? This article guides you through the versions' different XML implementations.

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May 22, 2017
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5 Common Challenges to Building BI in the Cloud

After spending 20 years building analytics, BI and database solutions, I've focused on Cloud data solutions over the past 2 years. I've chosen 5 common challenges that I face every day with Cloud migrations and that you'll face in your Cloud BI projects....More
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