Dave Hulse


Dave Hulse has more than 12 years of experience with computer interfaces, primarily in healthcare applications, using HL7, X12, NCPDP, and XML messaging standards as well as proprietary messaging protocols. For 8 years, he was on the design and development team responsible for the interface engine used in all of the US military hospitals to exchange messages among the various clinical systems.

XML and Forms Design
XML focuses on the content rather than the way the content is presented to a user. Explore what this aspect of XML means to a forms designer.
The Three Modes of SQL Server XML 1
The SQL SELECT statement lets you retrieve results in XML format, with three SQL Server XML modes that format the resulting data streams.

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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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