Robert H. Brune

Robert H.
Brune

Robert H. Brune is a Colorado-based consultant and an MCP. Always interested in discussing temporal designs, he has a long-standing background in time series that has carried over into databases.

Articles
What Day Is It?
Take a trip through history and learn why SQL Server's first date is so late.
BiTemporal Through Time
Here's how to find out more about BiTemporal technology.
BiTemporal Design: Time After Time
All BI technologies fundamentally deal with time history and involve logic based on time. BiTemporal database designs enhance these technologies by providing a framework for temporal data.

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Apr 21, 2016
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Turning Global Addresses into your Biggest Asset

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Mar 14, 2016
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Building Your Business with Quality Data

Your contact data is valuable, but is it up to its full potential? Without the proper maintenance, the quality of your data quickly decreases--so quickly that 50% of databases deteriorate after only two years. It is an absolute necessity to maintain your data in order to decrease costs and increase profits....More
Feb 12, 2016
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Your Data’s Rate of Decay

Did you know that data has a half-life? That is the amount of time it takes for the information in your database to go bad. How? Because contact data is always changing....More
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